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Legislative Pressure to Move Bills

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With less than three weeks to go in the legislative session on Beacon Hill, pressure is building on lawmakers to move bills before adjournment for the summer.

After July 31st, the House and Senate will only schedule informal sessions, in which a single objection can kill a bill.

WBUR's Statehouse Reporter Martha Bebinger joins us for for a look at what is likely to pass.

This program aired on July 11, 2008. The audio for this program is not available.

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