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Greater Boston; Municipal Partnership Act / HPV Vaccine / Bridging the Divide

02/15/2007

Municipal Partnership Act / HPV Vaccine / Bridging the Divide


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Greater Boston
Program
Municipal Partnership Act / HPV Vaccine / Bridging the Divide
Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Municipal Partnership Act Today in Watertown, Gov. Deval Patrick unveils a legislative package aimed at revamping municipal finance. Currently, municipalities' only method of raising revenue is through property taxes (and fees to a much lesser degree). Guests: Geoffrey Beckwith, Massachusetts Municipal Association; Mayor Thomas Ambrosino, Revere

HPV Vaccine State lawmakers are considering a controversial bill that would mandate HPV vaccinations for girls. While many public health advocates generally support the idea of mandatory vaccinations, some parents are opposed, saying it could encourage underage sex. Guests: Dr. Karen Lifford, Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts; Wendy Kaminer, Attorney

Bridging the Divide “Bridging the Divide: My Life” by former Mass. Sen. Edward Brooke. Brooke writes about his improbable rise to national politics and interaction with major political figures of the 60's and '70's.

Guests: Sen. Edward Brooke, Author, Bridging the Divide / Former US Senator

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Broadcast program

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Video

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News Report
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News
Local Communities
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Chicago: “Greater Boston; Municipal Partnership Act / HPV Vaccine / Bridging the Divide,” 02/15/2007, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C78CD3F45E94C57880D670F4965E72E.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Municipal Partnership Act / HPV Vaccine / Bridging the Divide.” 02/15/2007. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C78CD3F45E94C57880D670F4965E72E>.
APA: Greater Boston; Municipal Partnership Act / HPV Vaccine / Bridging the Divide. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5C78CD3F45E94C57880D670F4965E72E
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