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Tech Fail Trips Up Major Economic Hearing

Sen. Michael Rodrigues (left), Rep. Aaron Michlewitz (right), and Treasurer Deborah Goldberg (on screen) waited while staff tried to fix a failed livestream of the "virtual roundtable" about COVID-19's impact on state revenues. [Photo: Sam Doran/SHNS]

In an embarrassing setback as legislators work to understand the full economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, legislative leaders and the governor's top budget official were forced to postpone by a week a virtual roundtable discussion with top state economists due to a technological snafu.

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