Dukakis Center Study Provides Transportation Funding Summary


Third time a charm for transportation plan?

Senate measure seeks compromise between House and Patrick

CommonWealth | GABRIELLE GURLEY | April 11, 2013

AFTER DAYS OF POSTURING from both sides, Gov. Deval Patrick and legislative leaders may finally huddle mid-field to agree on a smaller transportation finance plan that whittles down operating gaps at MassDOT and the MBTA and provides some funding for capital investments, but holds the line on sizable tax increases.

Dukakis Center Compares Proposed Transportation Budgets


Could the Senate plan provide common ground? CommonWealth | GABRIELLE GURLEY | April 11, 2013 THE MASSACHUSETTS SENATE is preparing to vote on a transportation finance plan that is bigger than the $500 million House version Gov. Deval Patrick threatened to veto but still well below the $1 billion package the governor wanted. What’s unclear is whether the […]

Making it in Massachusetts


Reports of the death of manufacturing here, and across the country, have been greatly exaggerated. There is no going back to our industrial heyday, but a new study says manufacturing has a solid future in Massachusetts. In fact, one of the biggest concerns is a possible shortage of trained workers. By Michael Jonas | Commonwealth Magazine | […]

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