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LifeStream Now Accepting Applications for its 2020 Sandra M. Cabral Nursing Scholarship

LifeStream, Inc., a New Bedford human services organization helping individuals and families throughout southeastern Massachusetts, is now accepting applications for its 2020 Sandra M. Cabral Nursing Scholarship. The $2,000 scholarship is awarded annually to one student. Eligible applicants must be pursuing a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse degree at …

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New Bedford to receive $1.5 million, Fall River $1.2 million to fight homelessness

United States Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Edward J. Markey (D-MA), along with Representatives Richard E. Neal (D-MA-01), James P. McGovern (D-MA-02), Stephen F. Lynch (D-MA-08), William Keating (D-MA-09), Joseph P. Kennedy III (D-MA-04), Katherine Clark (D-MA-05), Seth Moulton (D-MA-06), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA-07) and Lori Trahan (D-MA-04), announced that the …

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Warren calls for universal COVID-19 testing of all incarcerated individuals and staff at Federal prisons

United States Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Cory Booker (D-N.J.) sent a letter to the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) urging the BOP to immediately conduct universal COVID-19 diagnostic testing of all incarcerated individuals and correctional staff-including those at privately-managed facilities-and to publicly release comprehensive data on the number of …

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Warren requests U.S. Commission on Civil Rights examine Federal Government’s response to COVID-19 impact in Indian Country

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Congresswoman Deb Haaland (D-N.M.), Co-Chair of the Congressional Native American Caucus and the first Native woman to preside over the House floor during the 116th Congress, wrote to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (USCCR) requesting an update to the findings and recommendations …

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Warren: IG must investigate fraud, waste and abuse in small business loan program

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Chairwoman of the House Committee on Small Business, Representative Nydia Velázquez (D-NY-07) wrote to the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Treasury Department Inspector Generals (IG) requesting a broad investigation into the implementation of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). “The PPP was intended to …

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