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BOSTON – Massachusetts Republicans are trying to raise money by shaming Democrats for allegedly jumping the COVID-19 vaccine line even though members of both major parties have received the vaccine under a federal allowance that refers to the importance of continuity of government operations. In a Dec. 17 memo, Capitol Attending Physician Dr. Brian Monahan promoted […]
BOSTON – Cardinal Sean O’Malley of the Archdiocese of Boston announced Monday that he received the first of two doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Dec. 24 at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton. In a statement, the 76-year-old O’Malley said Dr. Joseph Weinstein, chief physician executive of Steward Health Care Network, had noted […]
BOSTON – As vaccine teams prepare to visit long-term care facilities this week, more than 35,000 people in Massachusetts have received their first COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 146,000 doses of the vaccine have arrived in the state so far, according the state’s first round of vaccine reporting. The Department of Public Health on […]
BOSTON – With a leadership change possible this week, the House plans formal sessions Tuesday and Wednesday. House Speaker Robert DeLeo has acknowledged talks with Northeastern University about leaving for a job there and Majority Leader Ron Mariano says he believes he has gained the support of enough colleagues to succeed DeLeo, should he resign, […]