State Budget

Local/Regional News
4:36 pm
Tue December 17, 2013

Beshear: Reinvesting In Education May Require Cuts Elsewhere

Gov. Steve Beshear says he wants to pump more money into education and is willing to make budget cuts elsewhere to free up the money.

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Local/Regional News
1:00 pm
Tue December 17, 2013

State Budget Outlook Complicated By Slow-Growing Revenues

The outlook for Kentucky’s next budget has been called “bleak” by observers, but a number of factors could still affect the bottom line.

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Local/Regional News
4:14 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

State Budget Director: "Bumpy" Recovery Continues

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky ended the 2013 fiscal year with a $70.6M General Fund surplus, but State Budget Director Jane Driskell says the recovery continues to be “bumpy.” Driskell told a Joint Committee on Appropriations and Revenue Thursday that the state saw modest General Fund growth, exceeding analyst expectations by $40M.

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