House releases $55m bill for COVID testing, school masks

Baker says staffing, not money, is key testing problem

THE HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS Committee on Tuesday released a bill that would allocate another $55 million to expanding COVID testing sites, buying masks for schools, and doing vaccine outreach, even as Gov. Charlie Baker raised questions about what additional money could accomplish beyond what the administration is already doing.  “I think the Legislature in doing this is really saying money(...)

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