Pollack, control board at odds on income-based fares

Testy exchanges illustrate panel’s growing independence

REJECTING CONCERNS raised by state Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack, members of the MBTA’s Fiscal and Management Control Board on Monday insisted on moving faster to embrace lower fares for low-income riders. In a somewhat testy series of exchanges, control board members, who are all appointed by Gov. Charlie Baker, rejected efforts by the governor’s point(...)

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