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Paratransit riders disrupt Boston House

Posted on April 26, 2012

BOSTON — A group of senior citizens and disabled riders interrupted the Massachusetts House's budget deliberations because they are upset with increases for The Ride paratransit system, according to the AP.

The protesters were escorted out of the public gallery of the Massachusetts Statehouse while chanting "the riders united will never be defeated" and "they say cut back, we say fight back." For the full story, click here.

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