Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 1 Fiscal Year 2008

Governor's Budget Recommendation FY2008

Budget Recommendation — H.1   FY2008
     Deval L. Patrick, Governor
     Timothy P. Murray, Lt. Governor

To the People of Massachusetts:

You elected Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray and me with a clear mandate to strengthen our economy, our communities and our state government - so that each better serves you, your families and the places where you work.

This first budget is a blueprint for reaching those goals. Taken together with initiatives that we have already proposed through our Municipal Partnership legislation, the Commonwealth Corps bill, and our Cabinet-level reorganization - as well as plans coming soon for education and transportation reform - we are building a true foundation for lasting change.     More…