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Week In Review: State Parties, Dire Thanksgiving Warnings, State House Outbreak
We take listener calls on the future of both state parties, the coronavirus outbreak at the State House, and increasingly dire warnings about gathering for Thanksgiving.
Rep. Ayanna Pressley On Her Legislative Priorities And The Future Of The Democratic Party
We check in with Massachusetts Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley on her legislative priorities for her second term, the ongoing tension between moderate and progressive Democrats, and how she's reflecting on our current moment.
Week In Review: Mass. State Parties In Flux, Dire Warnings About Thanksgiving
Plus: We start the hour with Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley.
Answering Your Questions About A Coronavirus Vaccine
In addition to a new sense of hope, positive news around the vaccine trials has also raised a whole host of questions about vaccine safety, speed to market, availability of doses, and even whether people will actually get it.
One Local Bereavement Counselor Says We're All Grieving Right Now
Have you had one of those moments since this pandemic started when you just suddenly felt sad? Or maybe you've experienced the massive loss of someone you love? Claire Willis says grief varies widely by person, as does how we handle it.
Rep. Katherine Clark Is Now The Most Powerful Congresswoman Ever from Massachusetts
Plus: When Pfizer and then Moderna announced efficacy rates of their vaccines during trials at 90 percent and higher, there was a new note of hope. The news also raised a whole host of questions around vaccine safety, availability of doses, and even whether people will take it.
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