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Analyzing Governor Kathy Hochul's 2022-2023 state budget address, part 2

New York State Senate.
New York Now
New York State Senate.

We continue our conversations with local state senators about Governor Kathy Hochul's budget. We heard from the local Democratic senatorslast week, and now we sit down with two of the Republicans. They share their perspectives on the funding breakdown, any gaps they see, and more.

Our guests:

*Note: Senator Pamela Helming declined to participate, and Senator Robert Ortt cancelled his appearance the morning of the broadcast.

Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
Megan Mack is the executive producer of "Connections with Evan Dawson" and live/televised engagement programming.
Emmarae Stein is the production assistant for "Connections with Evan Dawson."