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Charlie Baker Feb 14
Replying to @MassGovernor
As these young companies pursue technology breakthroughs, our administration remains committed to providing resources to help stimulate economic growth, strengthen our workforce and meet our most pressing challenges.
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Charlie Baker Feb 14
The start-up community is a vital element of Massachusetts’ nation-leading innovation and economies, and develops the pioneering technologies we need to combat .
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Charlie Baker Feb 14
In this week’s Corner Office Connect 🌱 Gov. Baker to Congress: 🛏️ Comprehensive plan to end youth 📱 Modernizing laws on using technology as a weapon 👵 MA’s future 🖥️ in Essex County 🔗:
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Charlie Baker Feb 14
Replying to @MassGovernor
We are confident that the increased communication and coordinated police work this pilot program supports will lead to safer communities and less fentanyl on our streets, and we urge the Legislature to promptly enact the supplemental budget bill.
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Charlie Baker Feb 14
Replying to @MassGovernor
Too often dealers can evade authorities by moving to another nearby location in a different city or town. With the change in legislative session last month, we have now included this critical funding in a supplemental budget bill recently filed with the Legislature.
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Charlie Baker Feb 14
Replying to @MassGovernor
In response to this very serious challenge posed by the presence of across Massachusetts, last October we filed legislation seeking $5 million to support a regional, multi-agency approach to fentanyl interdiction and crime displacement by municipal police departments.
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Charlie Baker Feb 14
Fentanyl and the drug dealers who sell it continue to be fueling factors in the deadly heroin and opioid epidemic. Though opioid-related overdose deaths were down 4% last year over 2017, was present in the toxicology of 89% of those who lost their lives.
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Charlie Baker retweeted
CBS This Morning Feb 13
America is debating whether to stay in Afghanistan after more than 17 years of war. It's an issue close to home for Special Forces Sgt. 1st Class Eric Emond's family. He was killed in the deadliest attack last year on U.S. troops in Afghanistan. spoke to Eric's widow
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Charlie Baker Feb 13
Replying to @MassGovernor
We look forward to increasing the number of children entering kindergarten ready to succeed with the help of this grant and the work it supports.
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Charlie Baker Feb 13
Working across state agencies, this grant will enable us to strengthen existing programs, provide enhanced training for early educators and improve access to referrals and services for young children and their families. 🔗:
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Charlie Baker Feb 13
The progress we have made in MA in combatting the opioid epidemic has been a team effort, with support from the Legislature, law enforcement, the prescribing community, local organizations, and others. Thank you to the for recognizing this important work.
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Charlie Baker Feb 13
Replying to @MassGovernor
In addition, we are eager to move forward with the Administration’s proposal to strengthen the hand of law enforcement by providing $5 million to support a new Regional Fentanyl Interdiction Task Force (originally filed last October ).
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Charlie Baker Feb 13
Replying to @MassDPH
We look forward to working with our colleagues in the Legislature to continue ramping up the Commonwealth's funding for prevention, intervention, treatment and recovery services in the FY20 budget. press release:
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Charlie Baker Feb 13
While we are encouraged to see fewer opioid-related overdose deaths for a 2nd consecutive year and a 35% decrease in reported opioid prescriptions since 2015, the continues to present a serious challenge that is made more difficult due to the presence of fentanyl.
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Charlie Baker retweeted
MEMA Feb 12
Snow will change to sleet overnight and icy spots may linger into Wednesday morning. As you clean up, dig out fire hydrants and storm drains in your neighborhood, clear exhaust vents & avoid any downed power lines:
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Mass. Transportation Feb 12
: 3,089 crews statewide now plowing, clearing state roads. Pavements remain wet to slush, snow-covered.
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Charlie Baker retweeted
Mass. Transportation Feb 12
: 2,861 crews now clearing state roadways. Pavements wet to snow-covered. Travel with caution tonight.
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Charlie Baker Feb 12
"If I wasn't in Lowell, I honestly feel like I'd be in jail or dead," said Justice Wright, a junior at Lowell High School, who spoke on behalf of the on Monday at an event announcing new anti-gang Shannon Grant funding. In today's :
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Mass. Transportation Feb 12
crews at 2pm total 1,649 clearing, treating state roads. Pavements are wet to slush, snow-covered.
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MEMA Feb 12
The State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) has partially activated with representatives from state agencies including and response partners to coordinate storm response and impacts.
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