Murphy's proposed 2020 budget increases NJ Transit's funding by just 1%.
One of this year’s big selling points is that the budget identifies a billion dollars in savings.
The hearing is the first of two public hearings the Senate Budget Committee will hold.
Despite the improvements being made, questions about funding and staffing still plague the agency.
On Wednesday, Murphy acknowledged the atmosphere surrounding him and Democratic leaders has improved.
NJTV News correspondents and guests Analilia Mejia and former Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno provide commentary on Gov. Phil Murphy's 2020 budget address.
Gov. Phil Murphy says he expects to close out the new budget with a surplus of about $1 billion.