Budget Shortfall

Government
5:48 am
Tue April 21, 2015

Kentucky Revenues Up Amid Greater Demands in Next Budget

House Speaker Pro Tem Jody Richards
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Pointing to strong tax collections, state budget officials say Kentucky will likely avoid another budget shortfall.

Revenues are expected to increase more than 3 percent in the budget year that ends June 30.

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Government
4:29 pm
Thu July 17, 2014

Beshear Cuts Budget to Balance $90.9-Million Kentucky Budget Shortfall

Gov. Steve Beshear in 2013

Originally published on Thu July 17, 2014 3:57 pm

Gov. Steve Beshear issued a pair of executive orders this week reducing state spending levels to plug a $90.9-million hole in Kentucky's budget.

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