Week In Review: Mass. Budget Gap, Cahill On Trial, MBTA Firing
With our panel of analysts, we talk about the week’s top news:
- Gov. Deval Patrick announced an anticipated $540 million budget gap, attributing it to the “fiscal cliff.”
- The jury in the corruption trial of former Mass. Treasurer Tim Cahill continues its deliberations.
- The MBTA fired the operator responsible for last week’s Green Line trolley crash, which injured three dozen people.
- Dante Ramos, deputy editorial page editor of The Boston Globe
- Scott McKay, political analyst for Rhode Island Public Radio. He blogs at On Politics.
Other stories from this show:
WBUR's Sacha Pfeiffer is co-hosting Radio Boston while Meghna Chakrabarti is on maternity leave.
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