The Governor has released his proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2014, including proposed local aid numbers. The local aid figures for the municipalities in Senator Brownsberger’s district, as proposed by the Governor, can be found in the chart below. Under the…
The Speaker and the Senate President issued an joint press release on the budget.
The final budget conference report is out and will be approved today. Here are some early observations.
How is the state doing financially? What can cities and towns expect from the state? In short, the answers are: Pretty well and cities and towns can expect continued moderate aid growth, but the outlook is uncertain and the state is likely to continue to neglect real needs.
We passed our budget today. It is notable for many things, including a heavy emphasis on local aid.