Earlier this month, Massachusetts landed at 28th on the roster of business-friendly states — a crushing drop from our sixth place rating just last year. This ranking is particularly unsettling at a time when families across the state are struggling financially and a business-friendly environment is needed most.
Bottle bill is anti-Massachusetts
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