Steve Poftak

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Hey MBTA, Could You Use $60 Million?

It appears that the T could save a lot of money just by restructuring RIDE.

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What Exactly is the MBTA’s ’Big Dig Debt’?

Clearing up those three dirty words, once and for all.

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What Exactly is the MBTA’s ’Big Dig Debt’?

Clearing up those three dirty words, once and for all.

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What Exactly is the MBTA’s ’Big Dig Debt’?

Clearing up those three dirty words, once and for all.

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What the 2012 State Budget Looks Like

We put 792 line-items into this chart to see where the state spends its money.

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Driving Costs At Boston’s Schools

Health insurance — and busing — eat up dollars that could be spent in the classroom instead.

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Driving Costs At Boston’s Schools

Health insurance — and busing — eat up dollars that could be spent in the classroom instead.

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Driving Costs At Boston’s Schools

Health insurance — and busing — eat up dollars that could be spent in the classroom instead.

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Is It Manufacturing’s Moment?

Despite its bad image, manufacturing is still an important employer in Massachusetts.

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Is It Manufacturing’s Moment?

Despite its bad image, manufacturing is still an important employer in Massachusetts.

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Is It Manufacturing’s Moment?

Despite its bad image, manufacturing is still an important employer in Massachusetts.

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Why Beacon Hill Is Very Nervous

Carmen Ortiz’s probe into wrongdoing at the Massachusetts state department is ongoing. Still.

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Boards of Directors: The Weakest Link?

How appointed boards often fail to protect the public interest.

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Transportation Spending in Mass.

A data visualization of how we’re spending our resources — and its impact.

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Beacon Hill’s Budget Games

Why the expectations for 2013 are a bit puzzling.