Chrisanne Loll

Alabama, Tennessee In Special Session, Massachusetts Budget Okayed

By: - November 12, 1999

Alabama and Tennessee legislators are in special session dealing with tax issues, while Massachusetts lawmakers cleared the way for adjournment by finally passing a budget. The Massachusetts Legislature approved a $20.87 billion budget late last Wednesday night after four months of delays and continuous political wrangling. The House voted 155-2 and the Senate 31-4 in […]

Massachusetts Budget Near, Delaware Sets Special Session

By: - October 15, 1999

Massachusetts lawmakers appear poised to approve a state budget after a three and one-half month long stalemate. Senate President Thomas Birmingham and House Speaker Thomas Finneran announced last Wednesday they finally agreed on a spending plan after months of deliberations that froze millions in new spending since July 1, the start of the 2000 fiscal […]