Budget Review Battle: Governor vs. Legislature
Another fight heats up in Carson City. Governor Gibbons speaks.
The budget process is also changing. Click MORE for details.
State Budget Director Andrew Clinger sent a memo to all agencies in June saying the process of building the new two-year Nevada budget will be substantially different from past practice.
Given the fiscal crisis faced by the state over the past three years, Nevada can no longer craft a budget by taking the previous year’s expenditures, adjust for one-time expenditures and add inflation and caseload growth, he said.
Thanks to our friends at The Nevada News Bureau for information and actualities.