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Five Things: Hughes Keeps Pressure up, Gas Tax Repeal Effort, Software Tax Repeal Effort and more

Kirsten Hughes Keeps Up Pressure on Dem Flip Floppers In yesterday’s Lowell Sun Kirsten Hughes kept up the pressure on Democratic tax flip floppers. In the middle of a summer heat wave, in an off-election year, when a royal baby and courthouse dramas captured the public’s attention, the Democrats at the Statehouse enacted massive tax increases worth at least…

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Deval Suggests Raising Gas Tax

Deval Patrick fuels talk of gas-tax hike

Hillary Chabot By Hillary Chabot

Tuesday, January 13, 2009 – Updated 13h ago The push for a gas-tax hike shifted into high gear yesterday as Gov. Deval Patrick indicated it was a serious alternative to toll hikes, and his new transportation boss distanced himself from a massive toll increase proposed on the Pike.…

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