During the House budget debate, Republican lawmakers offered an amendment that would have expedited the sale of state surplus land, transferring the revenues from such transactions to the general fund. A similar effort back in 2005 yielded significant revenues to the Commonwealth.
To no surprise, that amendment was overwhelmingly shot down. However, today the Boston Herald editorial page praised the idea.
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Monday, May 11, 2009
Republican Idea Rejected, Boston Herald Praises It
Posted by Massachusetts House Republicans at 10:02 AM