Governor Schwarzenegger signs $145-billion California budget, finally.
Tuesday, September 23, 2008
Despite a growing state deficit, the Governor and state legislature approved a new budget, allowing for increased spending of more than $68 million compared to a year ago. As is typical, K-12 education is the largest budget item, to receive $46 million of state funds, while State Prisons (Corrections) will receive over $10 million. http://www.ebudget.ca.gov/Enacted/agencies.html http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-budget24-2008sep24,0,7028374.story Review the budget here: http://www.ebudget.ca.gov/