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WAMC New England News
Mon July 2, 2007
Cops Funding Falls Short Of Campaign Promise
By Paul Tuthill
Springfield, MA – The final draft of the 26 point 8 billion dollar state budget the Massachusetts legislature was expected to approve today includes money to hire new police officers. But, the number falls far short of what Governor Deval Patrick promised during last year's campaign. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports..