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Mass. House Members Approve $38 Billion Budget

The spending plan was approved on a unanimous vote Wednesday after three days of debate.


Mass. House Speaker Robert DeLeo. (WBZ-TV)

Speaker DeLeo: Mass. Lawmakers Will Address MBTA Woes

During his annual address to the House on Wednesday, Robert DeLeo said Massachusetts lawmakers will address issues with public transportation that have come up this winter.


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Mass. House Approves State Budget Proposal With $500 Million In New Taxes

The budget includes $500 million in new taxes, including increases in the gasoline and cigarette taxes, approved earlier by the Legislature as part of a transportation finance plan.



$30.6 Billion Budget Arrives At Governor Patick’s Desk

The Massachusetts House of Representatives and Senate have approved a compromise $30.6 billion state budget for 2012. Senators voted 33-4 to approve the spending plan on Friday. That vote followed a 150-2 House vote.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/02/2011