July 24, 2023
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY 2024

Sides still far apart on overdue Mass. annual budget

Alison Kuznitz and Chris Lisinski ,

State House News Service / WWLP

Three years ago, deliberations on the fiscal year 2021 budget stretched into December while state government grappled with pandemic upheaval. But other than that outlier, overdue budget talks until this year had not stretched past July 23 in more than two decades, according to research from the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation.