her plan will not fly. Effectively, the Legislature needs to cut spending by $2.7 Billion. Last year's budget was $20 Billion. And that had plenty of short term, one time only infusions of Federal dollars.
The budget spending level needs to be around $18 Billion; and that is being generous.
72% of state spending is on education and social services. You can not achieve a balanced budget without cutting spending across the Board. That includes Education.
And earlier this week, she proposed free Community College rides for all.
I won't talk about rose colored glasses. But has the happy weed been legalized at the Governor's Mansion?
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