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Shapiro Stresses ‘Common Sense’ Spending Ideas in His First Budget Address

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Governor Josh Shapiro presents his first budget on Tuesday, March 7, 2023.

“Cooperation” and “common sense” were the themes of Gov. Josh Shapiro’s first state budget address. WITF’s Sam Dunklau has more on the Democratic governor’s pitch to state lawmakers.

Read the full story here.

(Original air-date: 3/8/23)

Sam Dunklau is the Capitol Bureau Chief for WITF. He previously covered Illinois state government for NPR member station WUIS in Springfield, IL.