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Update from Beacon Hill from Mass Access – April 13, 2020

Monday, April 13 Contact: David Gauthier WIN CAM As of Sunday night, DPH reported a total of 25,475 cases, more than double the 10,402 reported last Friday. The state has now confirmed a total of 756 deaths from the virus. The Baker administration announced Friday it is targeting five alternate care sites. These field hospitals... See More

Update from Beacon Hill from Mass Access March 30, 2020

Here’s a quick update from the State: Governor Baker did not hold a press conference Sunday. The Baker administration announced a new COVID-19 PPE Procurement and Donation Program that will streamline procurement of personal protective equipment and allow the state to better ensure that the gear in short supply gets into the hands of the... See More