BOSTON – Today, the Massachusetts House of Representatives and the Massachusetts Senate were named as offensive targets by the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC) – the only national organization whose mission is to elect down-ballot, state-level Republican officeholders – for the 2015-2016 election cycle. Republicans currently hold majorities in an all-time Party record of 69 out of 99 state legislative chambers. The RSLC announced its $40 million budget in 2015 and 2016 to both defend those historic highs and pick up new chambers. The targeted chambers include the Massachusetts House of Representatives and the Massachusetts Senate.
The RSLC’s complete list of target states for this election cycle includes: