Keller @ Large: Time For Patrick, Beacon Hill To Cut A ‘Fair’ Deal

April 3, 2013 12:13 PM
Keller @ Large: Time For Patrick, Beacon Hill To Cut A ‘Fair’ Deal
" BOSTON (CBS) – The House and Senate leadership plan for funding transportation is a far cry from the plan the governor’s been pushing for the past few months.

The legislature threw out, for now at least, most of the governor’s grand ideas for expanding commuter rail service to Fall River and New Bedford, for instance, and for dramatically expanding early-childhood education, which somehow got lumped in with transportation.

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Good ideas, no question, but very expensive ones.

Gone is the huge income tax increase, along with most of the governor’s other ideas for raising revenues "

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