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Boston Herald
MBTA panel pondering handoff of pensionssure their money is protected in the state fund,” said Iliya Atanasov, a pensio
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
sure their money is protected in the state fund,” said Iliya Atanasov, a pension specialist and former senior fellow at the Pioneer Institute. “This won’t happen quickly but I really hope they make the right decision.” State Rep. William Straus,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
EDITORIAL: Writing a prescription for health care transparencyhospitals, physicians and clinics to provide prices for medical procedures with
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
hospitals, physicians and clinics to provide prices for medical procedures within 48 hours of the request, but in 2016 the Pioneer Institute, testing providers' adherence to the law, found only nine of 21 hospitals surveyed responded in 48 hours or... Read more
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Lowell Sun
A doctor's prescription: Be more open about health-care costsin some states between the median price for MRIs at hospitals and the price at
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
in some states between the median price for MRIs at hospitals and the price at free-standing imaging centers. In 2016, the Pioneer Institute conducted a survey of 21 Massachusetts hospitals where callers asked for a quote on one type of procedure:... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston cops work 1 day, get paid for more than 24 hourscan get paid for more than 24 hours in a single day,” said Mary Connaughton, th
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
can get paid for more than 24 hours in a single day,” said Mary Connaughton, the director of government transparency at the Pioneer Institute. “People often wonder how officers can possibly earn more in OT than in regular pay,” Connaughton said.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston cops collect pay for more than 24 hours in single shiftcan get paid for more than 24 hours in a single day,” said Mary Connaughton, th
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
can get paid for more than 24 hours in a single day,” said Mary Connaughton, the director of government transparency at the Pioneer Institute. “People often wonder how officers can possibly earn more in OT than in regular pay,” Connaughton said.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Nine Boston cops paid for more than 24-hour dayscan get paid for more than 24 hours in a single day,” said Mary Connaughton, th
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
can get paid for more than 24 hours in a single day,” said Mary Connaughton, the director of government transparency at the Pioneer Institute. “People often wonder how officers can possibly earn more in OT than in regular pay,” Connaughton said.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Special Report: Smokescreen over pot panel worries backers— modeled after the state Gaming Commission — is a fatal flaw, according to Gre
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
— modeled after the state Gaming Commission — is a fatal flaw, according to Gregory W. Sullivan, research director for the Pioneer Institute. Sullivan said the Gaming Commission was criticized early on after holding more than 100 hours of secret... Read more
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Boston Herald
Smokescreen over pot panel worries backers— modeled after the state Gaming Commission — is a fatal flaw, according to Gre
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
— modeled after the state Gaming Commission — is a fatal flaw, according to Gregory W. Sullivan, research director for the Pioneer Institute. Sullivan said the Gaming Commission was criticized early on after holding more than 100 hours of secret... Read more
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Boston Globe
Pitfalls abound as state readies pot oversight agencyagencies from scratch,” said Gregory W. Sullivan, the state’s former inspector
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
agencies from scratch,” said Gregory W. Sullivan, the state’s former inspector general and now a top official at the Pioneer Institute think tank. The Massachusetts language expected to be signed into law this week includes deadlines that... Read more
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Boston Herald
Comm. Ave. project to affect all modes of traveldriver,” said Mary Connaughton, a former member of the now-defunct Massachusett
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
driver,” said Mary Connaughton, a former member of the now-defunct Massachusetts Turnpike Authority Board who’s now at the Pioneer Institute. “If there’s ever a time to buy a commuter rail pass, it’s now.” With train tracks running under the... Read more

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