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SENATORS OFFER MORE THAN 1,000 IDEAS TO IMPROVE BUDGET BILL

Senators have filed 1,031 amendments to their $40.3 billion budget bill set for debate next week.

Minority Leader Bruce Tarr of Gloucester filed 137 amendments, including proposals to lower the income tax and sales tax rates to 5 percent and to set a sales tax holiday for August 12 and 13 this year.


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