State Representative Whit Betts Scolds Democrats for Supporting former Governor Malloy’s High Taxes on Community Hospitals

Posted on May 2, 2019 by jpheasant


During Tuesday’s Appropriations Committee budget meeting, State Representative Whit Betts spoke out in opposition to his Democrat colleagues and their plan to undo hundreds of millions in tax breaks for local hospitals, previously agreed upon in the most recent bipartisan budget.

“I cannot support a budget that continues to use our community hospitals as an ATM for the state,” Rep. Betts said.

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