WAMC New England News
4:30 am
Mon July 2, 2007

Cops Funding Falls Short Of Campaign Promise

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..