2014

R.A.B.A. Supports Late Night T/Restaurant Times – Boston Herald

R.A.B.A. calls for level playing field with Wegmans – Mass Live

R.A.B.A. calls for level playing field with Wegmans – Worcester Telegram

Steak and Cheese Throwdown, 1/13/2014

2013

OP ED Raising the Minimum Wage Would Hurt, Not Help – Metro West Daily News

Supporting Common Sense Wine Shipping Laws – Mass Live

OP ED Supporting Good Samaritan Food Donation Legislation – South Coast Today

Supporting Responsible Laws for Food Trucks in Worcester - Mass Live  – The Republican

Supporting Responsible Laws for Food Trucks in Worcester - Worcester T & G

Supporting Responsible Laws for Food Trucks in Worcester – Worcester Magazine

OP ED  Seeking help with Yelp bully - Boston Herald

OP ED Jobs are the #1 Issue in Mayoral Election – By Dave Andelman

Dave Andelman on Boston Liquor Licenses  – Greater Boston with Emily Rooney

Fighting Proposed new lower blood alcohol level of 0.05%  – Worcester T & G

Minimum Wage Testimony - Reading Patch

New Push for August Meals Tax Holiday – Framingham Patch

Meals Tax Holiday on State’s Plate – The Lowell Sun

New Push for Meals Tax Holiday – Beacon Hill Patch

MADD against legal limit drop – Boston Herald

Meals Tax Holiday Proposed for Sunday’s in the Summer — Springfield ABC 40 / Fox 6

Haverhill Council poised to approve Sunday Brunch drinking – Eagle Tribune

Andelman: A better way to buy out of state wine – Metro West Daily News

Andelman: A better way to buy out of state wine – Wicked Local Media

Haverhill Considers adopting Brunch Bill – Eagle Tribune

Caution on Wine Shipping Policy – Boston Herald

Worcester Food Truck Issue – Worcester T & G

Tip Jar clarity sough in state law – Masslive.com The Springfield Republican

Senator Files Bill to Fix tip Cup law – New Bedford Standard times

Fix the Tip Cup Laws – The Patriot Ledger

A Menu to Create Jobs by Dave Andelman – Boston Business Journal

Full Employment Should be the Goal for Massachusetts - The Springfield Republican

Meals Tax Holiday Filed at State House – Wicked Local – Gatehouse News

2012

Newton Mayor and R.A.B.A. announce Newton Restaurant Appreciation Week – Newton Patch

Newton Mayor and R.A.B.A. announce Newton Restaurant Appreciation Week – Metro West Daily News

Newton Mayor and R.A.B.A. announce Newton Restaurant Appreciation Week – Newton Tab

Speaking out against over regulation — Eagle Tribune

Renewed call for Meals Tax Holiday– Fall River Herald

Restaurant and Business Alliance Name Great 8 Legislators – Metro West Daily News

OP ED Serving Up a Sensible Policy on Food Trucks – Boston Business Journal

Andelman Speaks to Corridor 9 Chamber of Commerce – Community Advocate

Quotable Quotes on Food Trucks — Sentinel and Enterprise

OP ED Serving Up a Sensible Policy on Food Trucks – Somerville Patch

ABCC to Hold Hearings on Casino Impact on Hospitality — Boston Herald

Dave Andelman to speak at Corridor 9 Chamber of Commerce Westborough – Worcester Business Journal

Businesses applaud health-care Reform — Boston Herald

Opposition to Bottle Bill — Wicked Local

Don’t Expand the Bottle Bill – Salem Evening News

Restaurant And Business Alliance recognized for leadership on repeal of meals ban – Policy and Medicine

Repeal the Ban on Educational Meals for Doctors — CBS Boston

Agar Announces their partnership with the Restaurant and Business Alliance

Dave Andelman Standing Up Against Travel Tax – Boston Herald

EEOC attacking Marylou’s, We Defend Them — Boston Herald

State Budget 2012-2013

Repeal the Doctors Meals Ban — Editorial Salem Evening News

Sunshine Laws Have Little Effect on Prescribing — WBUR/NPR

Repeal the Ban on Dinners for Doctors — Letter Metro West Daily News

Repeal the Doctors Meals Ban — Editorial The Daily News of Newburyport

OP ED Repeal Taxes, Bans on Medical Industry

Dollars and Sense – Editorial Boston Herald

OP ED Jobless Benefits Mustn’t be a Steal

Supporting our Unemployment Reform Amendment – Editorial Boston Herald

Dave Andelman on The Emily Rooney Show regarding the second Back Bay black out

OP ED Common Sense Approach to Jobs – Boston Business Journal

Meals Tax Holiday Good Proposal – Editorial Boston Herald

House Passes Vending Machine Cap – Boston Herald

OP ED Unemployment Reforms Will Improve Business Climate – South Coast Today

Stop the Snack Police – Boston Herald Editorial

Women lead the way on Unemployment Fairness Amendment – Metro West Daily News

Educational Dinners for Doctors State Capitol Briefs — April 18 State House News Service

Repeal on Educational Dinners for Doctor Ban – Boston Herald Editorial

Cap on Vending Machine Tax Eyed — Boston Herald
Text of the Budget Amendment

Reps Push for Jobless Benefits Fix  — Boston Herald
Text of the Budget Amendment

Bipartisan amendment looks to curb unemployment abuse — Boston Herald
Text of the Budget Amendment

Push to Open Outdoor Seating and Extend Hours and Season

Push Supported to Expand Worcester Outdoor Seating – Worcester Telegram

Meals Tax Holiday 2012 Coverage

Dave Andelman’s OP ED in the Worcester Business Journal
Dave Andelman’s OP ED in the Patriot Ledger
Dave Andelman’s OP ED in the Salem Evening News

Meals Tax Holiday Supported – Boston Herald Editorial
Meals Tax Holiday Video – ABC/Fox Springfield Affiliate
Many Fitchburg-area restaurants hungry for meals-tax holiday — Sentinel and Enterprise
Biz Sm@rt, The Ticker – Boston Herald

 

Allowing Restaurants to Donate to food pantries with limited liability Press

 

Expanding The T Late Night Press

 

Meals Tax Holiday Media 2011

Bill would give Mass. diners ‘meals tax holiday’ – BostonHerald.com
Bill would give MA diners’meals tax holiday’ – myfoxboston.com
Lawmakers propose meals tax holiday – The Sun Chronicle Online
Bill in the oven – BostonHerald.com
Bill would give Mass. diners ‘meals tax holiday’ – boston.com
State meals tax holiday proposed – telegram.com
Lawmakers Propose Meals Tax Holiday -  WBZ TV 4
Bill would give Mass. diners ‘meals tax holiday’ – NECN
Lawmakers push for meal tax holiday | Boston Business Journal – bizjournals.com
Bill would give Mass. diners ‘meals tax holiday’ -  CapeCodOnline.com
Meals tax holiday could help diners – WWLP.com
Bill would give Mass. diners ‘meals tax holiday’ – turnto10.com
Restaurants seek their own tax holiday – metrowestdailynews.com
Support meals tax holiday | CapeCodOnline.com
Briefing: Restaurant Sales Tax Holiday – Worcester Business Journal
Meals tax holiday: Appetizing proposal to Cape restaurants – CapeCodOnline.com
Hold the tax – telegram.com
Restaurants consider tax holiday of their own – telegram.com
The Springfield Republican

 

Restaurant Rejuvenation Act Media 2010

Sunday Booze Ban on the rocks -  Boston Herald
Dwyer backs bill for ‘restaurant rejuvenation’ – Woburn, MA
Re-energizing the Sunday brunch: Restaurant Rejuvenation Act
Bill would allow restaurants to serve liquor earlier on Sundays -  MyFoxBoston
Sunday booze ban on the rocks -  Lowell Sun – March 25, 2010
Bill proposes lifting Sunday booze ban in Massachusetts
On The Hill Cape Cod Today – April 11, 2010
Andelman: More drinks with Sunday brunch – Framingham, MA Guest Op Ed, Metro West Daily News
EDITORIAL: Restaurant Rejuvenation Act could give local businesses Boost
OP Ed -  Metrowest Daily News
RRA Supported by Local Politicians -  North Andover Citizen
Restaurant Rejuvenation Act passed through the House with a unanimous vote -  Fox 25 Boston
Boston Herald Endorsed the Restaurant Rejuvenation Act
Restaurant Rejuvenation Act signed into law – Sudbury, MA
New Brunch law Lets Communities Rule on Serving Alcohol before Noon – Boston.com
Malden restaurants seek 10 a.m. Sunday liquor sales