Tuesday, May 22, 2018

And They Have Recessed

So many different options are being played out on the floor of the Senate. They have recessed until 5pm. The Rules Committee is meeting during recess. We are hearing that they are determining when they can call for the Senate Finance Committee to meet. Is the budget compromise falling apart?

Keep in mind all of the details of the budget compromise are published on the House Appropriations web site. Would the Senate really back out of a compromise that includes teacher raises, state employee raises, investments in programs for at-risk students, investments in teacher education programs and programs to support teacher diversity? Maybe....