Senator Lesser Announces Multiple Ways to Follow Senate Budget Proceedings

Sen. Lesser unveils Snapchat account, live-blog platform for constituents to follow Senate votes

SPRINGFIELD — As the Senate heads to a vote on the state budget this week, Senator Eric P. Lesser announced an unprecedented number of ways for constituents, reporters and others across the Commonwealth to follow the budget proceedings.

Sen. Lesser’s office will be running a live-blog of Senate votes that will be updated in real time on his Medium account:

Sen. Lesser will also be recording live videos on Snapchat via his new account. Users can follow him @EricLesserMA.

And his Facebook and Twitter accounts will be active throughout the budget voting as well: @EricLesserMA on Facebook and @EricLesser on Twitter.

The offices of Senate President Stan Rosenberg and Senate Ways and Means Chair Sen. Karen Spilka will also be releasing news about the budget proceedings in real time via the Twitter accounts @MA_Senate and @KarenSpilka, using the hashtag #SenBudget.