Tag: Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation

Massachusetts Legislature Puts Taxpayers at Risk 

Photo of Massachusetts State House

Yesterday, the Massachusetts legislature did a great disservice to working families, T riders, and taxpayers across the Commonwealth with the suspension of the Taxpayer Protection Act (or Pacheco Law) for the next three years. The goal of the Taxpayer Protection Act (or Pacheco Law) was to protect the Commonwealth from the waste, fraud, and abuse …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://carmensunion589.org/2015/07/massachusetts-legislature-puts-taxpayers-at-risk/

Column: In defense of the Pacheco Law

Salem News | By Marc R. Pacheco | Sunday, July 5, 2015 In a recent column for The Salem News, Eileen McAnneny states that the Taxpayer Protection Act has “hindered the T’s fundamental ability to maintain and repair its assets. Over the past five years, the barriers created by the Pacheco Law have contributed to …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://carmensunion589.org/2015/07/column-in-defense-of-the-pacheco-law/