Boston city workers may not get raises this year. Mayor Thomas Menino floated a wage-freeze proposal in his State of the City address last night.
It was the most concrete plan Menino mentioned for addressing the city's $140 million budget shortfall.
Former Boston City Councilor Larry DiCara joined WBUR to discuss what the mayor said, and what he didn't say, in last night's address.
This program aired on January 14, 2009. The audio for this program is not available.