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House stands by budget earmarks

Patrick eyeing line-item vetoes

By Lisa Wangsness
Globe Staff / April 18, 2007

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Not all of the 1,470 budget amendments submitted by House members last week ask for money for pet projects back home, but hundreds of them do, despite Governor Deval Patrick's effort to eliminate these legislative set-asides from state spending. (Full article: 1020 words)

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