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There was no opposition in the Joint Committee on Cannabis Policy to fresh legislation targeting persistent issues with host community agreements and social equity in the new cannabis industry.

Former state Sen. Ben Downing, a Democrat who represented Berkshire County for a decade, ended his campaign for governor Tuesday, because of fundraising struggles.


Leaders of the Vaccine Equity Now! Coalition wrote to the Department of Public Health flagging lower vaccination rates among Black and Latino residents and demanding the administration walk back a decision to halt release of hospitalization rates among different demographic categories.