Tag Archives: overrides

Promoting Prudent Fiscal Stewardship

Rob Eno from RedMassGroup recently wrote about RMG’s new project that will score, going back ten years, every spending and debt vote taken by Republican Legislators.  Scored will be Budget Bills, Supplemental Budget Bills, and bond bills.  Votes scored will only be on the final bills, not amendments.  Eno’s concern is that many conservative organizations focus only on opposing tax…

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Heroux Responds Yet Again

Representative Paul Heroux (D-Attleboro) who voted to override the Governor’s veto thusly voting to raise taxes, responds again to Red Mass Group. What a joke this statement is… “Does it really matter how one votes on every section of a law, if the main part of the law is a tax hike, and you vote for final passage Representative Heroux?”…

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“Voters unwilling to approve property tax increases through Proposition 2½ overrides”

Read the full story here about the Randolph school bus cuts – http://www.boston.co… This headline is a wonderful quote from the Boston Globe regarding Randolph’s decision to end bus service.  The whole quote reads as such: “But these are trying times for many communities, as they struggle to pay the bills in the face of higher costs, flat budgets, or…

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