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Massachusetts Budget

Gov. Deval Patrick (Photo courtesy: Scott Eisen/Governor's Office)

Patrick Signs $32.5 Billion Mass. Budget, Announces Vetoes

Gov. Deval Patrick signed into a law on Sunday a $32.5 billion state budget and also vetoed millions for several programs.

07/08/2012

(Photo credit: Andrea Courtois)

Mass. House Panel Unveiling Proposed Budget Plan

A key House committee has proposed a nearly $32.3 state budget that includes no new taxes and boosts state aid to cities and towns.

04/11/2012

Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo (credit: CBS)

Speaker DeLeo: Mass. Budget Gap At $500M to $1B

Robert DeLeo is estimating that the state faces a budget gap of between $500 million and $1 billion in the next fiscal year, but he’s sticking to his no-new-tax pledge.

03/06/2012

Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo (credit: CBS)

Speaker DeLeo: No New Taxes In Mass. Budget

Massachusetts Speaker Robert DeLeo says the House of Representative’s proposed budget for the next fiscal year will not rely on any new taxes or fees.

02/08/2012

Gov. Deval Patrick (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Patrick Unveils $32.3 Billion State Budget

Gov. Deval Patrick sent lawmakers on Wednesday a proposed $32.3 billion state budget for the next fiscal year.

01/25/2012

Governor Patrick at the MEMA bunker,  August 26, 2011. (Photo Courtesy: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Gov. Patrick To Give State Of State Address Monday

Gov. Deval Patrick is expected to discuss new ideas for bringing more jobs to the state when he delivers his annual state of the state address.

01/23/2012

(Photo credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Gov. Patrick To Unveil State Budget This Week

Gov. Deval Patrick is preparing to unveil a proposed state budget that calls for spending cuts and higher taxes on tobacco, candy and soda.

01/22/2012

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

Mass. Had $460M Surplus In FY 2011

Gov. Deval Patrick says the state closed out the last fiscal year with a $460 million surplus, and he wants much of it to be put into the state’s so-called Rainy Day Fund.

08/25/2011

(Photo credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Gov. Deval Patrick Signs New State Budget

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a $30.6 billion budget that he said reduces overall state spending while laying the groundwork for an ongoing economic recovery in Massachusetts.

07/11/2011

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

Mass. House Passes $30 Billion Budget That Slashes Medicaid Funding

The Massachusetts House has approved a $30.4 billion spending plan for the fiscal year that begins July 1.

04/28/2011

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