Details of a new, $43.7 billion budget for the next two years that would increase spending for public schools, mental health and state worker contracts have been released on the … Click to Continue »
The Latest on the Massachusetts Budget (all times local): 4:45 p.m.: The Massachusetts House and Senate have passed a compromise $40.2 billion state budget. The House approved the spending plan … Click to Continue »
Michigan lawmakers have begun approving a $55.5 billion state budget after an agreement was struck between Republican leaders and Gov. Rick Snyder. House-Senate conference committees passed the two spending bills … Click to Continue...
Nebraska lawmakers are looking for ways to increase mental health services in areas that lack psychologists, psychiatrists and counselors, but that could prove difficult amid a tight state budget. Sen. … Click to Continue »
Highlights of the $43.7 billion, two-year budget Washington state lawmakers are set to vote on Friday: —K-12 EDUCATION: $1.8 billion in additional spending for public schools, including $618 million for … Click to Continue »