The Stan Simpson Show: Is the Bronin agenda compromised by budget realities?

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HARTFORD - It’s been a rude awakening for the new mayor. Weeks after starting his new job as Mayor of Hartford, Luke Bronin had some sobering news for the capital city. Hartford is in a financial crisis so big, he said, that if both the Police and Fire departments were shut down, the city would still be in debt. The projected shortfall is $9 million this year – and close to $50 million next fiscal year. Stan talked to Mayor Bronin about his plan to stop the bleeding and curb spending. Find out whether this financial crisis will undermine Bronin’s vision to revive the city.