Budget - Setting the record straight
Legislative update - Week 9
March 14, 2019
While it was technically transmittal break, the legislature was still chugging along. Members of Appropriations met and held hearings on all of the sections of the state budget (HB2). The Legislature gets updates on the state’s revenue estimate every month. We organize the schedule for the state budget so that as it reaches each step of the process, we get another revenue update and gain a clearer picture of what the revenue is going to look like as we put the budget together.
It’s easier to build a budget up than it is to cut a budget down so as the budget comes to Appropriations, it...