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MIT Room 3-133

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77 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States

September 2019

Developing a Moral Budget for Massachusetts

September 27 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
MIT Room 3-133, 77 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Moral Budget

Congress is currently debating a discretionary budget which spends more than 50% of our income tax dollars on endless wars, nuclear weapons upgrades, foreign military bases, and other Pentagon accounts. Financing this will require cutting major programs funding human and environmental needs. The alternatives are the People’s Budget generated by the Congressional Progressive Caucus, and just recently, the Moral Budget released by the  Poor People’s Campaign. More than 30% of the Massachusetts state budget actually derives from federal funds returned to…

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