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Lowell Sun
Poll: Likely voters favoring charter-school, pot questionsbest public schools for their children." The coalition on Wednesday also issued
Poll: Likely voters favoring charter-school, pot questions
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
best public schools for their children." The coalition on Wednesday also issued a statement praising a new report from the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, which Great Schools Massachusetts spokeswoman Eileen O'Connor said shows that opponents... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Charters don’t hurt district schools financiallylittle overall impact on education spending by local school districts. The stu
Charters don’t hurt district schools financially
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 hours ago
little overall impact on education spending by local school districts. The study released Wednesday by the nonpartisan Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation appears to back up claims from supporters of a November ballot question that would allow a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
In new poll voters like legalized pot, charter school expansionbest public schools for their children." The coalition on Wednesday also issued
In new poll voters like legalized pot, charter school expansion
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
best public schools for their children." The coalition on Wednesday also issued a statement praising a new report from the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, which Great Schools Massachusetts spokeswoman Eileen O'Connor said shows that opponents... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sept. 28, 2016schools, undercutting a central argument raised by teachers unions and other gr
Sept. 28, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
schools, undercutting a central argument raised by teachers unions and other groups opposed to opening more charters. The Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation study shows that per-pupil spending in traditional public schools has grown at about the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Charters don't hurt district schools financiallylittle overall impact on education spending by local school districts. The stu
Charters don't hurt district schools financially
ABC 6 Providence / Posted yesterday
little overall impact on education spending by local school districts. The study released Wednesday by the nonpartisan Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation appears to back up claims from supporters of a November ballot question that would allow a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charters haven’t been a drain on traditional schools, report findsschools, undercutting a central argument raised by teachers unions and other gr
Charters haven’t been a drain on traditional schools, report finds
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
schools, undercutting a central argument raised by teachers unions and other groups opposed to opening more charters. The Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation study shows that per-pupil spending in traditional public schools has grown at about the... Read more
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Business Wire
NACD New England Chapter Appoints New President, Board Membersserved as a tax consultant for various industry organizations. Steinmetz is a t
NACD New England Chapter Appoints New President, Board Members
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
served as a tax consultant for various industry organizations. Steinmetz is a trustee and executive committee member of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation and serves on the Boston Club Corporate Advisory Board. She is also a member of the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Baker: September revenue performance holds key to mid-year budget adjustmentsthe stabilization fund or raising taxes.” Lawmakers voted to override $231.6 m
Baker: September revenue performance holds key to mid-year budget adjustments
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
the stabilization fund or raising taxes.” Lawmakers voted to override $231.6 million of Baker’s vetoes, leaving what the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation pegged as an early $240 million gap in the budget. Asked Monday if he regretted restoring... Read more
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Boston Globe
State revenue growth slower than expectedrevenue, indicating more of problematic trend than an aberration,” said Eileen
State revenue growth slower than expected
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
revenue, indicating more of problematic trend than an aberration,” said Eileen McAnneny, president of the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. She emphasized that many states are struggling with similar trends. And she said the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Tale of 2 chambersgroup is influential on Beacon Hill. Its alumni include the secretary of admini
Tale of 2 chambers
Lowell Sun / Posted 30 days ago
group is influential on Beacon Hill. Its alumni include the secretary of administration and finance and the head of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. AIM's scorecard arrives between this year's last formal session and the fall elections --... Read more
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Boston Globe
Budget gap has no easy fixesburdening future lawmakers. “Now, we’re running out of gimmicks,” said Eileen
Budget gap has no easy fixes
Boston Globe / Posted a month ago
burdening future lawmakers. “Now, we’re running out of gimmicks,” said Eileen McAnneny, president of the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. In the fiscal year that ended last summer, policy makers used $1.2 billion in one-time... Read more
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Boston Globe
Budget squeeze rooted in health care costs for poor, pols’ gimmicksburdening future lawmakers. “Now, we’re running out of gimmicks,” said Eileen
Budget squeeze rooted in health care costs for poor, pols’ gimmicks
Boston Globe / Posted a month ago
burdening future lawmakers. “Now, we’re running out of gimmicks,” said Eileen McAnneny, president of the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. In the fiscal year that ended last summer, policy makers used $1.2 billion in one-time... Read more
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Boston Globe
Legislative session exemplifies the New Economy’s rise to powerprides itself in being the hub of innovation,” said Eileen McAnneny, president
Legislative session exemplifies the New Economy’s rise to power
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
prides itself in being the hub of innovation,” said Eileen McAnneny, president of the business-backed Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation. “I think these new industries represent that economy. There’s probably an inclination to... Read more

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