The Real Story: One on one with New Britain Mayor Erin Stewart

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New Britain's young mayor, Erin Stewart, faces a big challenge: Trying to avoid another increase in property taxes, after receiving a budget proposal that increases spending by almost two percent, despite the likelihood that, going forward, her city will receive millions less in state aid.

Stewart, a Republican now running for a third term in office, has already raised taxes twice during her tenure, and desperately wants to avoid another one. The city's mill rate is already more than $50.

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