2018 State Budget Blog Posts
FY18 Governor Budget Recommendations Released
- Category: 2018 State Budget
Missouri Governor Releases 2018 Budget Recommendations
On Thursday, Governor Greitens released his recommendations for the FY 2018 budget that included more than $572 million in spending reductions from last fiscal year. His budget is based of a 3.8% consensus revenue estimate.
Included in his cuts were $73 million reduction from the four year higher educations institutions, a 3% cut to all Medicaid providers, changes in eligibility requirements for in-home and nursing care, $31 million reduction in school busing programs and saw the Department of Agriculture’s budget cut by more than half.