Budget Bills Start to Appear at Statehouse

Apr 3, 2017

On The Legislature Today, members of the House and Senate are being presented with their budget bills which the Senate Finance Chairs says look almost nothing alike.

Still, he maintains the Legislature could pass a budget by Day 60.

Members of the House begin considering amendments on the chamber floor to the Senate’s medical marijuana bill.

The heads of the state’s two largest education organizations join us to discuss what Gov. Justice calls his plan for sweeping education reform and the impact cuts to state public education funding could have on the system.

President of the West Virginia Chapter of the American Federation of Teachers Christine Campbell and President of the West Virginia Education Association Dale Lee joins us.