Massachusetts’ Economy

The Mass. Legislature created a weekend sales-tax holiday for Aug. 16 and 17. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Is Sales-Tax Holiday Good For Mass. Economy

WBZ political analyst Jon Keller found not everyone on Beacon Hill thinks as sales-tax holiday is what the state economy really needs.

07/31/2014

(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

Mass. State Revenue Dips In May, But Economy Continues To Strengthen

Massachusetts tax collections dipped in May after a surprisingly strong showing in April. State revenue officials said Friday that preliminary revenues for last month were down $68 million or 4.3 percent compared with May of last year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–06/04/2011

File photo (credit: AP)

Report: Mass. Foreclosures Up 32 Percent In 2010

The number of completed foreclosures in Massachusetts increased 32 percent in 2010 compared with the previous year, and an expert is sounding a cautious tone for the year ahead.

01/19/2011

Massachusetts’ Economy Growing Faster Than U.S. Overall

WBZ’s Rod Fritz reports the Massachusetts’ economy is growing fast.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/11/2010

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