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Boston Globe
Retail sales in Mass. drop for the first time in three years: What it could meanresumes again. “There are certainly some signs that things are slowing down,”
Retail sales in Mass. drop for the first time in three years: What it could mean
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
resumes again. “There are certainly some signs that things are slowing down,” said Eileen McAnneny, president of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. “The sales tax is the second-largest source of tax revenue for the Commonwealth. If it’s... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Left-leaning biz group backs charter school expansion questionpaid family leave, investments in public transportation and gender pay equity l
Left-leaning biz group backs charter school expansion question
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
paid family leave, investments in public transportation and gender pay equity legislation. The alliance joins the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, Democrats for Education Reform and the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance among the groups to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Left-leaning business group back charter-school expansionpaid family leave, investments in public transportation and gender pay equity l
Left-leaning business group back charter-school expansion
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
paid family leave, investments in public transportation and gender pay equity legislation. The alliance joins the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, Democrats for Education Reform and the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance among the groups to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
In downpour, Baker says students are getting soaked out of school choicehas been endorsed by organized labor, such as the Massachusetts Teachers Associ
In downpour, Baker says students are getting soaked out of school choice
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
has been endorsed by organized labor, such as the Massachusetts Teachers Association. Great Schools has the backing of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, Democrats for Education Reform and the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance, among others. Great... Read more
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The Herald News
Sen. Rodrigues backs ballot question adding more charter schools to statehas been endorsed by organized labor, such as the Massachusetts Teachers Associ
Sen. Rodrigues backs ballot question adding more charter schools to state
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
has been endorsed by organized labor, such as the Massachusetts Teachers Association. Great Schools has the backing of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, Democrats for Education Reform and the Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance, among others. Great... Read more
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Boston Globe
Leaders applaud Clinton’s tuition plan, but is it doable?of education through subsidies, or grants, or however the program is designed,”
Leaders applaud Clinton’s tuition plan, but is it doable?
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
of education through subsidies, or grants, or however the program is designed,” said Eileen McAnneny, president of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, a business-backed budget watchdog group. “It’s possible, but it’s speculative at this... Read more
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Boston Globe
Casinos emerge as surprising savior for struggling racetracksMassachusetts Fiscal Alliance, a conservative watchdog group. “It doesn’t seem
Casinos emerge as surprising savior for struggling racetracks
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
Massachusetts Fiscal Alliance, a conservative watchdog group. “It doesn’t seem right.” Eileen P. McAnney, president of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, said the state’s current budget woes call the fund into question. “It may be time to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Budget watchdog warns of ‘precarious financial position’position” in part due to low-balling how many poor people will use taxpayer-fun
Budget watchdog warns of ‘precarious financial position’
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
position” in part due to low-balling how many poor people will use taxpayer-funded programs like welfare and Medicaid. The Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation praised House and Senate negotiators for quickly crafting a compromise budget for the... Read more
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Boston Globe
June 30, 2016show up long ago. ABOUT THAT MASS. STATE BUDGET COMPROMISE RELEASED LAST NIGHT
June 30, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
show up long ago. ABOUT THAT MASS. STATE BUDGET COMPROMISE RELEASED LAST NIGHT... Here’s the take from the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, seen on Beacon Hill as the gold-standard of independent budget analysis: “This year’s... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Brexit vote delivering impacts for Massachusetts budget, businessesthe European Union is sending shockwaves throughout the Massachusetts economy i
Brexit vote delivering impacts for Massachusetts budget, businesses
WWLP Springfield / Posted 1 months ago
the European Union is sending shockwaves throughout the Massachusetts economy in ways that we can’t even begin to realize,” Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation President Eileen McAnneny told the News Service Friday afternoon. “There are profound... Read more
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Boston Globe
As market fears grow, worries over Mass. budgeteffects on the Massachusetts budget, a scenario for which we are ill-prepared,”
As market fears grow, worries over Mass. budget
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
effects on the Massachusetts budget, a scenario for which we are ill-prepared,” said Eileen McAnneny, who leads the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. McAnneny’s business-backed group has for years been pressing budget-writers — mostly... Read more
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Boston Globe
June 24, 2016the Massachusetts budget, a scenario for which we are ill-prepared,” said Eilee
June 24, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
the Massachusetts budget, a scenario for which we are ill-prepared,” said Eileen McAnneny, president of the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation . “The havoc it will wreak on global financial markets in the short-term will impact the... Read more

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