The ballot question that legalized marijuana, the state budget, the opioid crisis, education and the Bay State Business Link initiative are the topics MA House Speaker, Robert DeLeo, and Jenny Johnson discuss on this edition of Comcast Newsmakers.
Veterans readjusting to civilian life can face challenges. The MA Vet Centers offer combat vets and their families an array of free counseling services; with a focus in military sexual trauma and bereavement counseling. Jose Crego joins Newsmakers to discuss these services and many more including; Yoga, picnics, individual and group counseling.
Researchers are studying a range of medical issues from mental illness to heart and kidney diseases from data collected from Veterans. Dr. Terence Keane with the VA Boston Healthcare System explains the goals of Million Veteran Program.
For Part 2 of our conversation with Dr. Keane, click here.
Interview recorded on September 26, 2017 at Suffolk University.
Agawam Mayor, William Sapelli, sits down with Eric Clemons at the Majestic Theater to discuss top issues facing the city; including street paving, storm water maintenance, the city budget and city government working together for the common good.
When disaster struck Puerto Rico many stepped in to aid with recovery. Jeffrey Sanchez, MA State Representative and Chair of the MA House Ways and Means Committee has been a local leader in support of the ongoing efforts.
For Part 2 of our conversation with Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez click here.
Interview recorded on November 21, 2017 at Suffolk University.