Mount Greylock Subcommittee Discusses Bus Contract Adjustment During Prolonged Closure

“The required local contribution is basically a measure of how much local tax revenue a city or town can reasonably raise and dedicate to the operation of its schools,” according to the website of the non-profit Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center. It is related to the foundation budget, which “is designed to represent the total cost of providing an adequate education for all students.”

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Massachusetts elected a record number of Latinos in the primary election. What’s next?

Marie-Frances Rivera, president of the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center, joined GBHs Morning Edition co-hosts Paris Alston and Jeremy Siegel …Google Alert – "marie-frances rivera"Read More

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Massachusetts tax rebates will likely favor the rich – Axios Boston

… helping those who need them the least,” says Phineas Baxandall, a senior analyst at the Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center.Google Alert – phineas baxandallRead …

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Report calls big chunk of tax cap funds ‘illusory’ – CommonWealth Magazine

“The affluent win in every way,” said Phineas Baxandall, senior policy analyst and advocacy director at the Budget and Policy Center.Google Alert – phineas baxandallRead …

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