Weekly Coronavirus Updates
Senator Rausch and her team continue to develop and assemble resources about COVID-19,
the novel coronavirus circling the globe. This page will continue to be updated.
Up-to-date tracker and summary of the Massachusetts State Government response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Updated daily.
Federal stimulus package details (CARES Act); how to donate PPE, volunteer, and provide goods for statewide COVID-19 response efforts; virtual office hours; local media coverage
Travel advisory; tax deadline extension; extended school closures; legislative updates; new resource pages on my website; blood donations; virtual State House tours!
Governor announces stay-at-home advisory after legislative pressure; text alerts; unemployment, mental health, and domestic and intimate partner violence resources
Resources for small businesses, families, and people experiencing unemployment; legislation on municipal elections; increased testing capacity in Massachusetts
Increased COVID-19 testing capacity in MA; legislative update; emergency legislation passing through the Municipalities and Regional Government Committee; local food pantry list
Actions taken by Senator Rausch and her team, the state government as a whole; actions you can take to be part of the solution; tips for parents and caregivers of younger children
Pandemic declared; Becca Bunch goes remote; COVID-19 symptoms; $15M COVID-19 fund established; action items and practical suggestions; Sen. Rausch urges Gov. Baker to close the schools
COVID-19 is here; don't panic, take precautions; how to protect yourself and slow the spread; unnecessary actions; actions to support the community; resources for talking to your children about COVID-19