MA Economic Forecast for 2006

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino begins his fourth term today, with inaugural celebrations and a speech at Faneiul Hall.

Stemming a recent surge in violence in Boston is expected to be a top issue on the mayor's agenda in his next term.

But a recent study found Massachusetts to be the most economically competitive state in the nation.

Click the listen link to hear David Tuerck's comments on these issues. Tuerck is the Executive Director of the Beacon Hill Institute.

This program aired on January 2, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.


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