Crunching The Numbers To Governor Hassan's Budget Address
Yesterday, Governor Maggie Hassan presented her priorities for state spending. It was a long list that included more funding for mental health, higher education, state troopers and a new women’s prison. On the funding side – Hassan proposed a higher tobacco tax and Casino Gambling. But not everyone agrees that the numbers add up. We’ll look at the details and where the budget battles go from here.
- Norma Love- Longtime statehouse reporter for the Associated Press
- Josh Rogers- Senior Political Reporter and Editor, statehouse reporter
- Dean Spiliotes- Civic Scholar in the School of Arts and Sciences at Southern New Hampshire University and author of the popular website NHPoliticalCapital.com