RAW VIDEO: Gov. Whitmer makes her pitch for budget plan


Gov. Gretchen Whitmer gives her thoughts on her proposed budget plan on the same day she sent details to the Legislature.

She’s holding a roundtable discussion with members of the media to answer questions about the $61.9 billion budget plan, which is an increase of 3.9% from this year’s budget.

Whitmer’s plan includes a general fund total of $11 billion (up 5.8%) and a school aid fund total of $15.9 billion (up 4.9%).

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