Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield, R-Levering; audio on passage of House version of 2020 state budget
Speaker Chatfield talks to the state Capitol press after Thursday’s House session, saying the 2020 state budget approved by the House this week dedicates taxes paid at the pump to transportation and focuses on priorities like roads and education.
Rep. Griffin talks about passage this week of the House version of the 2020 state budget, and says efforts to make sure all taxes paid at the pump go to transportation will have an impact on budget negotiations.
Rep. O’Malley looks back at a week when the House passed its version of the 2020 state budget and says he’s encouraged by efforts on road and school funding as the process continues.
House Approps Chair Rep. Shane Hernandez, R-Port Huron; audio on passage of House version of 2020 budget
Rep. Shane Hernandez, the Chair of the House Appropriations Committee, says the House this week approved a budget for the state’s 2020 Fiscal Year that makes sure all taxes paid at the pump go to transportation, and that smart adjustments have been made to fund priorities.