Mass. Lawmakers Scramble As Formal Session Nears End

July 14, 2012 12:00 AM
Mass. Lawmakers Scramble As Formal Session Nears End
" BOSTON (AP) — The two-year legislative session on Beacon Hill is heading into the homestretch.

With formal sessions set to end on July 31, a number of major bills await final action by lawmakers.

Atop that list is a health care cost containment measure. Both the House and Senate have passed versions of the bill that seeks to reduce health care expenditures by $150 billion to $160 billion over 15 years "

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