Brown Signs the Budget
|July 5, 2011||Posted by Christina Vane under Blog||
Last Thursday, Governor Jerry Brown signed California’s budget into law. The package of bills assumes larger-than-expected tax revenues and triggers additional cuts if those revenues are not generated. Brown exercised his right to impose line-veto cuts of an extra $270 million to state spending. Noteworthy cuts include: $623 million in Medicaid reimbursement and $582 million over 2 years for programs that serve people with developmental disabilities.
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