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Federal funding from the latest COVID relief bill is coming to area cities, as officials try to determine how to best spend the money.

Congressman Paul Tonko
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President Biden has his first big win.

In today’s Congressional Corner, New York Congressman Paul Tonko, a Democrat from the 20th district, speaks with WAMC’s Alan Chartock.

This interview was recorded March 15.

Congressman Richard Neal
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On Friday, President Trump signed the $2.2 trillion stimulus bill to support the country’s COVID-19 response.


Work has begun on a project that officials say will bring high speed passenger train service to the most heavily populated cities of western Massachusetts.   WAMC”s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.