California lawmakers poised to approve $214.8 billion budget
Thursday, 13 June 2019 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers are poised to approve a framework for a $214.8 billion operating budget on Thursday, the first step in a spending package that seeks to address the teacher shortage, expand health care to some adults living in the country illegally and bolster the state’s top firefighting agency following the most […]
California lawmakers on Thursday approved a $214.8 billion state budget that would spend more on health care and education, bolster the state's top firefighting agency following devastating wildfire seasons, and boost state reserves. (6/13/19)
The state budget includes money to give taxpayer-funded health insurance to some low-income adults living in the country illegally and authorizes $2.4 billion in spending to address the state's housing..