WATCH: DCF On The Firing Line; Consider Some Key Questions

August 18, 2015

It’s been sixteen months since DCF Commissioner Olga Roche resigned under intense pressure, after four-year-old Jeremiah Oliver died while under the department’s supervision. That case sparked public outrage and spurred widespread calls for reform. Now, Massachusetts has a new governor, a new DCF Commissioner, and a new pair of tragedies to reckon with.

Executive Director of the Children's League of Massachusetts Erin Bradley (@ErinGBradley) and DCF Chapter President for SEIU Local 509 Peter MacKinnon discuss very serious questions about the DCF in Massachusetts. 


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