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Gov. Baker pushes transportation spending bill

Gov. Baker pushes transportation spending bill


INVOLVEMENT WITH A CBD COMPANY. A BEACON HILL — ON BEACON HILL
LAWMAKERS ARE CONSIDERING A
MULTIBILLION-DOLLAR
TRANSPORTATION BILL THAT WOULD
AFFECT ROADS, BRIDGES AND RAILS
AND MAYBE PUT SOME MONEY BACK INTO YOUR POCKET. GOVERNOR BAKER MADE THE CASE FOR
THE PLAN TODAY AND OUR
TRANSPORTATION EXPERT KATIE
THOMPSON LIVE AT THE STATEHOUSE
WITH WHAT HE SAID. KATIE: GOVERNOR BAKER SAYS THIS
FUNDING IS THE EASIEST PART OF
THE CRITICAL PAST WE FACE IN THE
COMMONWEALTH WHEN IT COMES TO
TRANSPORTATION. AND $18 BILLION MULTI-YEAR BILL. THAT INCLUDES AN ADDITIONAL $2.7
BILLION FOR THE MBTA. ALONG WITH HUNDREDS OF MILLIONS
OF DOLLARS FOR ROAD AND BRIDGE
REPAIR. THE GOVERNOR IS PROPOSING
INCENTIVES LIKE A
$2,000-PER-EMPLOYEE TAX CREDIT
TO PROMOTE TELECOMMUTING AS A
WAY OF EASING CONGESTION. PLUS THE BILL SUPPORTS THE
TRANSPORTATION CLIMATE
INITIATIVE A REGIONAL EFFORT TO
DRIVE DOWN EMISSIONS FROM GAS
AND DIESEL IN AN EFFORT TO
TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGE. HI I SET THIS BILL ARGUE THAT THE TCI IS
NOT A GAS TAX BUT ADMIT THAT IT
COULD DRIVE UP PRICES AT THE
PUMP. THAT IS A STICKIG POINT FOR
LAWMAKERS AT TODAY’S HEARING. LIVE ON BEACON HILL KT WCVB NC 5
DOUG: AND A REMINDER, JOIN US
TONIGHT AT 7:30 FOR NEWSCENTER 5
PRIMETIME STATE OF GRIDLOCK. 5 INVESTIATES DIGS INTO WHAT’S
HAPPENING WITH MONEY AT THE

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2 thoughts on “Gov. Baker pushes transportation spending bill

  1. Winters coming up that means tons of snow. No train's no buses no nothing but fake promises. So save your money and call an uber or a taxi. So you won't be late

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