Gov. slashes local aid by $128-million

Gov. slashes local aid by $128-million

There are 1 comment on the WWLP Massachusetts story from Jan 23, 2009, titled Gov. slashes local aid by $128-million. In it, WWLP Massachusetts reports that:

It may leave cities looking for ways to make up for all the revenue they've lost in the past year.

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Waldo

Quincy, MA

#1 Jan 24, 2009
RE: "I will ask the legislature for a one penny state-wide increase in the meals and hotels tax to be re-distributed according to the lottery formula to all cities and towns," said Patrick.

Actually, I believe Gov. Patrick asked for a one percent state-wide increase in the meals and hotels tax (not one PENNY)

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