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Massachusetts Gov. Baker to invest $186 Million in COVID-19 funding for critical health care and workforce priorities

The Baker-Polito Administration today announced it will invest $186 million of the Commonwealth’s direct federal aid from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) toward critical priorities including support for hospitals, health and human services, mental health, and workforce development. Utilizing these federal resources now will help further the Commonwealth’s economic …

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Sudders receives “Hero for Health” award in New Bedford; cited for Massachusetts pandemic response

Marylou Sudders, who serves as Massachusetts Secretary of Health and Human Services and has led the Commonwealth through its coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic as head of the state’s Response Command Center, was announced as Southcoast Health’s 2020-21 Hero for Health at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford today. …

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Massachusetts Gov. Baker files plan to invest $2.9 Billion in COVID-19 funding to support economic recovery

The Baker-Polito Administration today will re-file its plan to immediately put to use part of Commonwealth’s direct federal aid from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) to support key priorities including housing and homeownership, economic development and local downtowns, job training and workforce development, health care, and infrastructure. The Administration …

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Massachusetts VaxMillions Giveaway drawing dates announced, prizes include five $1 Million Winners; five college scholarships

Today, the Baker-Polito Administration and the Massachusetts State Lottery reminded the public that registration for the Massachusetts VaxMillions Giveaway will begin on July 1 and also announced the schedule of drawing dates. Residents age 18 and older who are fully vaccinated prior to each drawing will have the opportunity to …

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