Reporter roundtable: Dissecting Gov. Scott's $7.7 billion budget
Live call-in discussion: Gov. Phil Scott delivered his 2022 budget address this week, outlining a mammoth $7.7 billion to spend over the next year. This hour, a roundtable of political journalists discusses what that colossal spending plan means for the state, and where the priorities of Gov. Scott and lawmakers could diverge.
Our guests are:
- Devin Bates, a reporter covering the Vermont legislature for Local 22 & Local 44
- Sarah Mearhoff, a political report at VT Digger covering the State House.
- Bob Kinzel, senior political reporter at VPR.
Broadcast live on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022 at noon; rebroadcast at 7 p.m.