October 25, 2019

The Boston Sun: Santiago Secures $1 Million for Mass/Cass

By Seth Daniel Hot off of a major $1 million victory in the House Supplemental Budget, freshman State Rep. Jon Santiago appeared at the Worcester Square Area Neighborhood Association (WSANA) on Tuesday night to discuss the next steps. Santiago announced the $1 million earmark for Mass/Cass in the House Supplemental Budget last week, noting that it still has to get …

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September 28, 2019

The Boston Globe: Sugar’s Day of Reckoning May Be Here

By Yvonne Abraham “America’s downfall will not be from some terrorist organization or North Korea,” said Jon Santiago, a state rep from Boston who is also an ER physician. “It will be due to our inability to pay for health care because of obesity, diabetes, and other chronic health issues.”

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September 26, 2019

Listen: Rep. Jon Santiago on the Opioid Crisis

By Zoe Mathews “We need all hands on deck. We have to have city officials on board, [and] we have to have state officials and the feds as well,” he said. “I work in the emergency room. It’s very acute. I take care of an overdose once or twice a shift, every shift I work. What we could do a …

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