Video: Essential workers get vaccine green flag Monday

Yesterday, Gov. Baker announced that essential transit workers and other frontline workers will be eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine beginning Monday. Watch WCVB Channel 5 Boston’s story on the announcement, including an interview with Boston Carmen’s Union President Jim Evers. Click on the video below to watch now.

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Online Rally This Friday (3/19) to Demand an End to the MBTA Cuts

Stop the T cuts rally poster

Dear Brothers and Sisters,  The good news is that the U.S. Congress and  the newly-elected Biden-Harris Administration are providing about a billion dollars in COVID relief aid to the MBTA as part of the historic American Rescue Plan. The bad news? Governor Charlie Baker and the MBTA are ignoring this promising news and saying they …

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Rep. Lynch In ‘Total Opposition’ Of MBTA Service Cuts

Rep. Lynch Against MBTA Cuts

With the MBTA cutting 20 percent of its T service and several bus routes after receiving $1 billion in federal aid, Congressman Stephen Lynch said that he and the rest of the Transportation Committee plan to have “some hard discussions with the MBTA and with the governor.”

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