Friday, June 10, 2011

Brown Bag on the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation

"The Funding Of Public Sector Benefits in an Era Of Limited Means”

Join us for a Brown Bag Lunch
On TUESDAY, June 14th 2011
State Library of Massachusetts
Room 442 State House
12 until 1:30 PM

Bring your lunch and join us to hear Michael J. Widmer, President of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, speak about this prominent public policy organization. The MTF deals with state expenditures as they relate to such topics as health care, state government reform and capital spending among others. The State Library’s holdings include many materials published by the Foundation.
To register, RSVP to:
You may also let us know you will attend by calling the Reference Department at 617-727-2590 of e-mailing to

Sponsored by the Friends of the State Library

Future Brown Bags will include:

July 14th, 2011- Sean Murphy, reporter, Boston
Globe, professor, Suffolk University

August 11th, 2011, Dr. John Warner, Archivist of the
Commonwealth, The Massachusetts State Archives

September, 2011, Noah Berger, Massachusetts
Budget and Policy Center (date to be announced)

October, 2011, Celia Wcislo, The Commonwealth
Connector (date to be announced) The Connector is the
independent state agency charged with implementing elements
of the Massachusetts 2006 Health Care Reform Law