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"Whichever way you slice it, the same people who complain they can’t get a fair shake from a cynical public have just done a marvelous job in making that public even more cynical."

Kevin Cullen, The Boston Globe, Jan. 29, 2017
On the Legislature's obscene $18M pay grab heist

CLT Updates 2022

May 22, 2022 Is a "Change Election" Conceivable in Mass.?
May 15, 2022 Proposed $49.68 Billion Senate Budget — Still No Tax Relief
May 9, 2022 Multiple Billions In Absurd Over-Taxation Keeps Piling Up — But Still No Tax Relief
May 1, 2022 House $49.7 Billion Budget Increased Spending, Adopted 155-0
Apr 25, 2022 When They've Lost The Globe Who Stands With Them?
Apr 17, 2022 House $50B Budget Rejects All Tax Relief
Apr 11, 2022 March Tax Collections Break Yet Another Record
Apr 4, 2022 Death and Taxes in Mass.
Mar 27, 2022 No Gas Tax Relief On Beacon Hill's One-Way Street
Mar 21. 2022 Inconsistencies and Absurdities Abound
Mar 13, 2022 California Gov's Decree Bans Gas/Diesel Vehicles In Mass.
Mar 7, 2022 Revenue Windfall Rolls On, But No Tax Relief In Sight
Feb 27, 2022 Baker's Tax Relief Looking Good — Maybe — Maybe Something Else?
Feb 22, 2022 Testimony for the Joint Committee on Revenue on H.4361
Citizens for Limited Taxation Supports Gov. Baker’s Tax Relief 
Feb 21, 2022 New Poll Shows Grad Tax Losing Support
Driver's Licenses For Illegals On Fast Track
Feb 13, 2022 Gov's Tax Relief Clashes With Legislature's New Taxes Schemes
Feb 7, 2022 Stunning Over-Taxation Marches On
Jan 31, 2022 A "Surtax" On "Millionaires" — And Maybe A Boost For Prop 2½
Jan 24, 2022 "Out of The Frying Pan, Into The Fire"
Jan 17, 2022 Surprise Hike In Mass. Auto Excise Coming?
Jan 12, 2022 CLT Again Supports Estate Tax Revision 
Jan 9, 2022 Record-Shattering Revenue Haul Still Not Enough
Dec 20, 2021 A Dysfunctional Legislature With Egg On Its Face
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