New Hampshire House sends $13.5B budget to Senate


Sumary of New Hampshire House sends $13.5B budget to Senate:

  • CONCORD (AP) — House lawmakers on Wednesday approved a $13.5 billion budget package that Republicans portrayed as responsible “belt tightening”.
  • The two-year proposal that now goes to the Senate includes $5.4 billion in state general funds and education trust fund money, which is 1.4% less than allocated in the current budget..
  • “The pandemic has impacted those with the fewest resources most severely and the next state budget could help to build an equitable, inclusive and sustainable recovery.”.
  • “Families across New Hampshire have had to tighten their belts over the last year during the pandemic, and state government must be able to do the same,”.
  • The main spending bill passed 205-178, while the companion bill that contains the necessary policy language for enacting it was approved 200-181..
  • The package includes several provisions that also are being pursued as bills separate from the budget, including limiting the governor power to renew a state of emergency and a prohibition on teaching about systemic racisms and sexism in public schools…

Want to know more click here go to source.

From -
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Site Language

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.