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When one size does not fit all…by Kathleen Bitetti | CommonHealth

Mar 17, 2007 ... The population the Artists Foundation serves, working artists in all disciplines, is a key test population for Massachusetts health care reform law. If a system can be created that is affordable and accessible for this population and their unique needs, the system will be as close to foolproof as it can possibly be.

Artists Count | WBUR

Apr 2, 2008 ... ANDREA SHEA: The fact that so many artists file taxes based on their 'day jobs' also makes it difficult to count the number of artists in Massachusetts, according to Kathleen Bitetti. KATHLEEN BITETTI: We're kind of a lot like homeless folks in the sense that it's hard to find us. Sound of sewing machine.

Mythical Irish Island Inspires A Sculpture Floating In Boston's Back ...

Oct 7, 2016 ... The “Tír na nÓg” temporary public art project, organized by Kathleen Bitetti, chief curator at South Boston's Medicine Wheel Productions, also includes “Well House" by Michael Dowling, a Boston-based Irish-American artist best known as the creator of the annual December art installation and vigil ...

As Governor Candidates Meet, A Plan To Make Mass. A National ...

Jul 15, 2014 ... Nobody's ever done a [cultural] plan for the whole state,” says Kathleen Bitetti, a Boston artist and co-founder and steering committee member of the group. Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition calls for the next governor “to be a champion for our entire sector.” They call for increased cultural funding, ...

What Gov. Baker's Proposed 55 Percent Cut In Arts Funding Could ...

Jul 22, 2016 ... And so is the back and forth between the Legislature and the governor. Longtime arts advocate and Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition co-founder Kathleen Bitetti urged people to learn more about the way things work in the State House because a lot goes on behind closed doors. Bitetti has been ...

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INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS & THE HEALTH CARE REFORM LAW by Kathleen Bitetti. In 2004, Massachusetts altered the law governing Independent Contractors, unbeknownst to many in this State. Essentially, it is now next to impossible for someone to be paid as an independent contractor – or “1099ed” — in the ...

Walsh On The Arts: 'It Starts At The Top In Any Change That's Going ...

Nov 2, 2013 ... His top arts and culture advisors are Joyce Linehan, an arts promoter and political operator, and Kathleen Bitetti, an artist, curator, and public policy advocate. “They pushed. … When I'm at a forum during the primary, if I didn't talk about the arts, I'd hear about it. And the same will be said when I'm the mayor ...

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When one size does not fit all…by Kathleen Bitetti. The population the Artists Foundation serves, working artists in all disciplines, is a key test population for Massachusetts health care reform law. If a system can be created that is affordable and accessible for this population and their unique needs, the system will be as ...

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INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS & THE HEALTH CARE REFORM LAW by Kathleen Bitetti. In 2004, Massachusetts altered the law governing Independent Contractors, unbeknownst to many in this State. Essentially, it is now next to impossible for someone to be paid as an independent contractor – or “1099ed” — in the ...

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THE SEASONAL ISSUE AND WHY IT MATTERS by Kathleen Bitetti. Health Care Reform has revealed many related and intertwining issues that affect those who don't fit into mainstream job patterns. In the past on this blog, I've talked about the concerns of artists with “Combination Income Sources,” and how the 2004 ...