Revenues http://wamc.org en Vermont Lawmakers Get Good Revenue News http://wamc.org/post/vermont-lawmakers-get-good-revenue-news <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont lawmakers grappling with how much new revenue they need to raise in the coming fiscal year just got some welcome news. Fri, 03 May 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 63839 at http://wamc.org Vermont Lawmakers Get Good Revenue News New Report Shows Importance of Outdoor Recreation Revenues http://wamc.org/post/new-report-shows-importance-outdoor-recreation-revenues <p></p><p></p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 17:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 58099 at http://wamc.org New Report Shows Importance of Outdoor Recreation Revenues Gov. Patrick Open to New Revenue Proposals http://wamc.org/post/gov-patrick-open-new-revenue-proposals <p></p><p></p><p>BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says he remains open to other ideas for raising revenue to pay for improvements in transportation and education.</p><p></p><p>Patrick has proposed a series of tax changes in his budget calling for a net increase of nearly $2 billon. His plan includes hiking the income tax from 5.25 percent to 6.25 percent, while reducing the sales tax from the current 6.25 percent to 4.5 percent.</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 02:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 57776 at http://wamc.org Gov. Patrick Open to New Revenue Proposals AP Interview: FairPoint CEO Says Revenues To Grow http://wamc.org/post/ap-interview-fairpoint-ceo-says-revenues-grow <p>The head of FairPoint Communications says he expects the company's years-long decline in revenues to reverse itself in 2013.<br><br>CEO Paul Sunu says by the end of this year, the growth among business customers should begin exceeding the loss of residential landline customers.<br><br>As a result, revenues in 2013 are expected to grow for the first time since 2008, Sunu told The Associated Press in an interview Monday. It was Sunu's first face-to-face media interview in Maine since becoming CEO two years ago.<br> Mon, 20 Aug 2012 21:05:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 46000 at http://wamc.org