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Gov. Josh Shapiro tasked with finding compromise on budget in divided legislature

Kevin McCorry

On today’s episode of The Confluence: The state budget is supposed to be approved by the end of the month, challenging Gov. Josh Shapiro to find a compromise between a divided legislature. We also discuss candidates for state attorney general, bipartisan legislation to improve rail safety, and more on our State Politics Roundtable show.

Today’s guests include: Stephen Caruso, capitol reporter for Spotlight PA, Marc Levy, reporter for the Associated Press covering Pennsylvania politics; and Katie Meyer, government editor and reporter for Spotlight PA.

The Confluence, where the news comes together, is 90.5 WESA’s daily news program. Tune in Monday to Friday at 9 a.m. to hear newsmakers and innovators take an in-depth look at stories important to the Pittsburgh region. Find more episodes of The Confluence here for wherever you get your podcasts.

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