Gov. Stitt's Team Runs Into Senate Opposition.
Aaron Brilbeck of News9 TV, has some insightful reporting on a confrontational meeting between senate leaders and Gov. Stitt's pick for budget secretary. Mike Mazzei is a former senator with a mediocre legacy. In questioning before a senate committee, Mazzei confirmed that Stitt's team deliberately withholds some agency funding information from the legislature.
What was even more revealing was the governor's apparent effort to flee the capitol meeting room and get away from the assertive questioning of Brilbeck.
here's how Brilbeck put it...
Sen. Roger Thompson chaired the committee and openly scolded Mazzei.
Brilbeck is one of the more diligent reporters at the capitol. Follow this story and more from Brilbeck at News9.com