NJ Spotlight News

Pet projects, public cash: Let’s discuss

Clip: 01/14/2022 | 3m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Pet projects, public cash, an NJ Spotlight News series, details how New Jersey lawmakers add millions of dollars to the state budget, often with little public scrutiny. Over the last five years, almost $1.2 billion was added for the lawmakers’ so-called Christmas-tree items. NJ Spotlight News’ Senior Writer and Projects Editor Colleen O’Dea discusses the series.

Aired: 01/14/22

Rating: NR

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NJ Spotlight News is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.