Lawmakers Override Vetoes
It hasn't received much attention, but five community organizations based in New Bedford almost didn't receive any state funding during the recent budget debate on Beacon Hill.
Gov. Charlie Baker vetoed $330,000 in funding for organizations like the New Bedford Festival Theatre, the Fr…
New Bedford Funding
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…