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FY 2023 Budget: the Good, the Bad, and the Need for New, Sustainable Revenue

Statement from MassBudget President Marie-Frances Rivera in response to the Baker Administration’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Budget Proposal For Immediate Release: January 26, 2022 “As …

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MassBudget Brief Explains the State Budget Process to Make it More Accessible

For Immediate Release: January 25, 2022 BOSTON, MA – The budget is a powerful $50 billion tool for building an antiracist and equitable Commonwealth over the …

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Job Opening: Finance and Operations Manager

We are seeking a highly-organized Finance and Operations Manager who is aligned with MassBudget’s mission of advancing equitable and antiracist policy solutions that create an …

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Committee to Study Vocational Education Finalized, Will Get Help from Consultant | Watertown News

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Report: Pandemic Policies Reduce Poverty in Massachusetts – Public News Service

Nancy Wagman, research and Kids Count director for the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center and the report’s author, contended today’s poverty …Google Alert – nancy wagmanRead …

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See Photos from the Opening of the New Hosmer School & Rededication | Watertown News

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FY 2023 Budget: the Good, the Bad, and the Need for New, Sustainable Revenue

Statement from MassBudget President Marie-Frances Rivera in response to the Baker Administration’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2023 Budget Proposal For Immediate Release: January 26, 2022 “As …

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MassBudget Brief Explains the State Budget Process to Make it More Accessible

For Immediate Release: January 25, 2022 BOSTON, MA – The budget is a powerful $50 billion tool for building an antiracist and equitable Commonwealth over the …

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Job Opening: Finance and Operations Manager

We are seeking a highly-organized Finance and Operations Manager who is aligned with MassBudget’s mission of advancing equitable and antiracist policy solutions that create an …

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State minimum wage rises to $14.25 on Jan. 1 | Dorchester Reporter

Massachusetts’s minimum wage will increase to $14.25 an hour on Jan. 1. It’s the final adjustment to the state’s wage floor before it becomes $15 …Google …

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Massachusetts’ minimum wage is increasing again in the new year. Here’s why | WBUR News

Massachusetts’ minimum wage will increase to $14.25 an hour on Jan. 1. It’s the final adjustment to the state’s wage floor before it becomes $15 …Google …

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Massachusetts’ minimum wage is increasing again in the new year. Here’s why | WBUR News

… of workers will be seeing a raise — and so it’s cause to celebrate,” said Phineas Baxandall, a senior policy analyst at the left-leaning …

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Testimony to end tax subsidies for purchasing private jets and other aircraft

To the Joint Committee on Revenue December 14, 2021 RE: Testimony in support of An Act Relevant to the Repeal of the Sales Tax Exemption …

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Testimony to expand the Earned Income Tax Credits for low-income households

To the Joint Committee on Revenue December 13, 2021 RE: Testimony in support of An Act to increase family stabilization through the earned income tax …

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Plans for Free Buses Advance in Boston, Merrimack Valley

… according to Phineas Baxandall, a senior policy analyst at the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center who gave a presentation to the board …Google Alert – …

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Students didn’t return to public schools this year – CommonWealth Magazine

When the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education released its enrollment figures for the 2020-2021 school year last fall, it was clear that …Google Alert – …

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Fair Share Amendment would help small businesses, MassBudget report suggests | News …

Phineas Baxandall, a senior analyst and advocacy director for MassBudget, authored two reports published Wednesday on the MassBudget website. One …Google Alert – phineas baxandallRead More

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New Reports Show Fair Share Amendment Will Help Small Businesses, Other Progressive Tax Changes Can Too

For Immediate Release: November 17, 2021 BOSTON, MA –  Our Commonwealth has traditionally celebrated small businesses as a way for everyday working people to build …

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