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City Council Begins Debate On Firefighter Raises15:55

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The Boston City Council begins debate Wednesday on the pricey arbitration deal announced last week, which, if ratified would grant firefighters in the city a 19 percent pay raise over four years.

City Council President Mike Ross told WBUR he would not vote for the contract, as it stands now.


  • Mike Ross, city council president
  • Bruce Bolling, former city councilor

This program aired on May 19, 2010.

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