Legislature Gets To Work On Parson’s Budget

The Missouri Legislature will get to work soon on Governor Mike Parson’s nearly 53 billion dollar state budget proposal. Parson is proposing 1.1-billion dollars in core funding for Missouri’s public colleges and universities.

Parson’s budget proposal also includes 3.7 billion dollars in state aid to public schools, 93 million to improve low-volume rural roads and a 3.2 percent pay increase for Missouri 47,000 state employees.

(From Missourinet)