Spending in the States: Slow Growth in State Spending and Revenue Continues, NASBO Data Shows

Source: Brian Sigritz and Kathryn Vesey White, Capitol Ideas, Vol. 60, No. 2, March 2017

Fiscal year 2017 is expected to mark the seventh consecutive annual increase in both general fund spending and revenue, according to the National Association of State Budget Officers. However, fiscal progress has been uneven across states, with some states facing difficult budgetary challenges.
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Source: John Hicks, Capitol Ideas, Vol. 60, No. 2, March 2017