[RICHARD] MA Lawmakers in Pay Raise Showdown
Governor Charlie Baker has promised to veto the 18 million dollar pay raise that state lawmakers have awarded themselves, but it may not be enough to keep the money grab from occurring since the vote to approve was veto proof in both chambers
New Bedford Wins After Baker Vetoes are Overridden
State representatives were successful in overriding budgetary vetoes made by Governor Charlie Baker.
A number of the overrides included funding for New Bedford-based initiatives.
Representative Antonio Cabral tells WBSM News close to $2 million in budget earmarks was secured by an overwhelming majorit…