The links provided below are from the mass.gov and the sec.state.ma.us websites. The descriptions below the links all come from the website as well and are provided for information. For information about Winchester, click the tab for Winchester Town Government on the LWV Winchester website.
Official Website of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
"Massachusetts is committed to an open and transparent government. Learn more about state revenue, budget and the results we're achieving."
Mass.gov: Voting Information
"Learn more about voting in Massachusetts including how to register, how to find out who represents you, information about campaign finance law, applying for an absentee ballot and more."
"The Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, which served as a model for the United States Constitution, established three separate branches: an executive, a bicameral legislature, and an independent judiciary. Each branch has specific, limited powers, providing a system of "checks and balances" which prevent an abuse of power by any one branch."
Mass.gov: County Government
Mass.gov: Local Government
Mass.gov: Open Government
"Learn about the Legislative process, the Regulatory process, public records, campaign finance reports, lobbyist registrations and reports, open meetings, and more."
The Massachusetts Legislature
Find State Senators or Representatives.
Massachusetts Legislature Bill Search
A Citizens Guide to Massachusetts State Services
"This guide contains information about state services, agencies, and contact points. You can find services arranged by broad subject headings in the listings below, or search for specific words, or use the index."
Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts