Four GOP Caucus members were recently appointed to various special commissions by House Minority Leader Brad Jones.
Representative Vinny deMacedo was appointed to the special commission to develop a statewide strategy for the enhancement of the creative economy. The Massachusetts Creative Economy Council will develop a statewide strategy for the enhancement, encouragement and growth of the creative economy in the Commonwealth.
Representative Karyn Polito will serve on the special commission studying the recycling of construction and demolition waste as it relates to the renewable energy portfolio standard program.
Representative Richard Ross was appointed to a special commission to study the transferability of tax credits, potential fiscal impacts and potential conservation benefits.
Representative Todd Smola will serve on the special commission to examine the environmental and economic impact of establishing a green building plan.