NJ Spotlight News

$46B budget plan pushed forward over Republican objections

Clip: 06/22/2021 | 3m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

This budget season the state is flush with cash from federal aid and unexpectedly robust tax collections. It's also an election year and polls show Murphy with favorable performance reviews from voters. With a budget deadline of July 1, the final budget negotiations have been underway. But some lawmakers say those billion-dollar decisions are being rushed through, behind closed doors.

Aired: 06/22/21

Rating: NR

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