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Jun 14, 2021
ECONOMY
The Massachusetts Business Coalition on Skills (MBCS) appreciates your ongoing efforts to prepare an FY 2022 budget that prioritizes economic recovery and invests in workforce skills development. The MBCS is a coalition of 27 diverse business...
ECONOMY
Jun 11, 2021
ECONOMY
The MBCS – a coalition of 27 diverse business organizations from across the state that advocates for equitable skills development policies – and the MBAE Affiliate Network – comprised of 37 chambers of commerce and industry associations from across...
ECONOMY
Jun 09, 2021
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
The United States Treasury recently released guidance concerning fiscal recovery funds (FRF) provided to states, counties and municipalities that were authorized in the American Rescue Plan. The guidance provides critical details on eligible uses for...
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
Jun 03, 2021
ECONOMY
This report is the final installment in a three-part series on the implications of telework for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in which we explore what the trend toward telework could mean for the broader Massachusetts economy.
ECONOMY
May 27, 2021
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
Today, the Senate completed three days of debate to finalize its fiscal year (FY) 2022 budget.  After adding $63.7 million in additional spending and 83 new policy sections, the Senate and House budgets will now be reconciled through conference...
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
May 21, 2021
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
A breakdown of the 923 Senate amendments to the FY 2022 budget
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
May 19, 2021
ECONOMY
This report is MTF’s first foray into the topic of racial disparities. Our interest stems from MTF’s commitment to a Commonwealth for economic opportunity for all. Our approach to this report was to research, compile and analyze as much...
ECONOMY
May 18, 2021
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
Today, as part of its action on COVID-19 emergency leave legislation, the House acted to address the steep increase in the solvency assessment that employers pay as part of their Unemployment Insurance premium.
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
May 11, 2021
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
The Senate Committee on Ways and Means (SWM) released its fiscal year (FY) 2022 budget today totaling $47.19 billion. Senators now have a chance to offer amendments. The plan will be debated and amended by the full Senate in two weeks and then...
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
Apr 29, 2021
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022
Earlier today, the House completed three days of budget debate to finalize their fiscal year (FY) 2022 budget. This Bulletin summarizes notable changes made to the House Ways and Means (HWM) proposal and looks ahead to key issues to watch when the...
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2022