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Fiscal Year 2021
MTA analysis of governor’s 2021 budget
On January 22, Governor Charlie Baker filed his $44.6 billion FY21 budget, known as House 2. Baker’s proposal represents the first step in the development of a state budget for fiscal 2021, which begins July 1.
Budget proposal calls for increased education spending
The governor's budget proposal that calls for $304 million in new Chapter 70 education aid and another $51 million in other new education funding.
Governor’s budget proposal is good news for preK-12, but not for public higher education
PreK-12 students are big winners in the governor’s fiscal 2021 budget proposal, but there is no progress for public higher education.