Governor Wolf

Budget hearings offer legislators first crack at governor’s (over)spending plan

Over the next month, Governor Tom Wolf’s sixth annual tax-and-spending proposal will undergo the critical review of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees.
 
This year’s budget hearings will inevitably resemble past ones: Republicans will make their case for rejecting the litany of new taxes, reallocating misdirected funds, and turning away some of the governor’s FY 2020-21 Budget-related proposals.