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Workers shouldn't be penalized for commutes

29 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

As you wrap up your bumper-to-bumper commute to Boston tomorrow, lawmakers will be debating whether you should pay more for the privilege. State Sen. Joseph Boncore, and state Rep. Adrian Madaro, , both have bills before Tuesday's Joint Committee on Transportation meeting, which let the state bump up tolls during rush hour and lower them the rest of the day.
As the Herald's Sean Philip Cotter reported, Boncore said it would give people a reason to get out of their cars and onto public transportation by making car trips more expensive during peak times.
“Doing nothing for this problem is...
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