(Hour 1b) Rich spoke about the budget discussion that occurred in last night’s Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting.  He shared about Patrick Long’s budget and the threat of breaching the tax cap.  He then gave the listeners a lesson about Manchester’s severance package system and shared his disapproval in the frequent one year contract extensions that the city is making with the unions.  Finally, he talked about Jeff Kassel’s candidacy for Mayor and the high pay extended towards city employees.