Video: Astorino on his decision to veto


Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino addressed members of the press Wednesday afternoon about in the $1.79 billion 2011 budget passed last week by the Westchester County Board of Legislators.

Among items Astorino vetoed were a $4.1 million addition to restore funding to the county’s Section 8 housing voucher program, $5 million in restored funding to county day care services and $1.9 million in funding for Neighborhood Health Centers.

Here’s a highlight reel from his Wednesday press conference:

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