June 01, 2004
PUBLIC FINANCE > Budget > FY Pre-2008

Governor Romney’s 2005 Budget Vetoes

The 2005 budget moved one step closer to its final form last week with Governor Romney's exercise of his veto power under the Massachusetts Constitution. With the Legislature scheduled to conclude formal sessions for the year before the end of July, lawmakers have less than a month to override-by means of two-thirds votes in both the House and the Senate-any vetoes that they find objectionable.