Massachusetts Lawmaker Wants to Name Official State Dinosaur

State Rep. Jack Lewis tweeted that the effort is a good way for children to learn about the legislative process.

  • Published 5 January 2021
Massachusetts State Dinosaur
Image via Rep. Jack Lewis

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BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts state lawmaker is asking for the public’s help to select an official state dinosaur. State Rep. Jack Lewis tweeted Monday that he plans on filing the legislation on Jan. 15, adding that the effort is a good way for children to learn about the legislative process. 150+ votes in the first two hours! On January 15, I will be filing legislation to declare a Massachusetts State Dinosaur. Can you think…

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