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WWLP Springfield
Pipeline protesters march 43-miles to the State Houselawmakers to ban utility companies from passing pipeline construction costs to
Pipeline protesters march 43-miles to the State House
WWLP Springfield / Posted 7 days ago
lawmakers to ban utility companies from passing pipeline construction costs to you, the ratepayers. Taunton state Senator Marc Pacheco believes natural gas companies like Kinder Morgan and Spectra Energy should be responsible for paying for the... Read more
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Boston Globe
MBTA details ‘poorly and inefficiently run’ cash-counting operationWilliam Weld wanted to outsource the jobs. At the time, lawmakers passed the so
MBTA details ‘poorly and inefficiently run’ cash-counting operation
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
William Weld wanted to outsource the jobs. At the time, lawmakers passed the so-called Pacheco Act, named for Senator Marc Pacheco, which put up hurdles to privatizing jobs. The T’s workers then won a bid to continue operating the... Read more
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Boston Globe
MBTA takes first major step toward privatizationhurdles up for privatizing public services. The law is often referred to as the
MBTA takes first major step toward privatization
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
hurdles up for privatizing public services. The law is often referred to as the “Pacheco” law, after its sponsor, Senator Marc Pacheco, a Democrat from Taunton. The T’s chief administrator, Brian Shortsleeve, called the request for proposals an... Read more
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The Herald News
Baker wants serious look at South Coast Rail route alternativeservice to the South Coast much sooner than 2030," Baker told reporters after m
Baker wants serious look at South Coast Rail route alternative
The Herald News / Posted 28 days ago
service to the South Coast much sooner than 2030," Baker told reporters after meeting with top lawmakers on Monday. Sen. Marc Pacheco, a Taunton Democrat, told the News Service he doesn't trust the elevated cost and timeframe numbers and he... Read more
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Boston Herald
South Coast Rail plan could change tracksit difficult to proceed.” “It’s only prudent to look at options that are out t
South Coast Rail plan could change tracks
Boston Herald / Posted 28 days ago
it difficult to proceed.” “It’s only prudent to look at options that are out there,” he said. But Taunton state Sen. Marc Pacheco urged the T board to stay the course on the Stoughton proposal, in which officials have already committed $24... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Cost estimate for South Coast Rail soars; Middleboro seen as possible alternativeTransportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack told reporters. She said, "The proje
Cost estimate for South Coast Rail soars; Middleboro seen as possible alternative
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 28 days ago
Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack told reporters. She said, "The project is not being cancelled." Taunton Sen. Marc Pacheco, a Democrat and vocal advocate for the South Coast Rail, said the new numbers were not credible. "I don't... Read more
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