Budget proposal includes drastic state funding cuts for West Hartford

August 24, 2017

The governor’s latest budget proposal withholds education funds from dozens of cities and towns. Rep. Slap says “I’ve heard this described as the Robin Hood plan, but this is not Nottingham. This is real. Thousands of students are going to be hurt if this happens." Rep. Slap is urging his colleagues to prevent the governor from making weeping spending cuts through use of executive powers. Details in this Hartford Courant article.