The ship, known as the Massachusetts ...

The ship, known as the Massachusetts legislature, is so overloa...

There are 1 comment on the Citizens for Open Government COG story from Feb 26, 2008, titled The ship, known as the Massachusetts legislature, is so overloa.... In it, Citizens for Open Government COG reports that:

Last year the power on Beacon Hill handed over 53% of $5.2 billion in local aid to Meanwhile the 15 Cape Cod communities sent $1 billion to Beacon Hill in the form of income, sales, gasoline, cigarette, ...

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Hanson, MA

#1 Feb 26, 2008
Get your math straight. Unbelievable

Note for example, if you look at the Brockton population and funding, Barnstable is more per resident than Brockton. At one tim3e, Brockton contributed more per capita to the lottery than any other city. Also, the math regarding the Lynn percentage is not 37%...maybe closer to 27%. If your going to publish these things, you should get your facts and arithmatic correct. I do not believe any Cape Cod town is as "poor" as say Lawrence, Brockton, etc........

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