Saturday, May 13, 2017
More or Less?
Probably, the legislature will want to add a bit more to spending, given LAO's forecast. In theory, the Democrats in the legislature could override any gubernatorial veto, given their 2/3 majority. But that is unlikely to happen. Some deal will be worked out over the next few weeks. If there is a bit more spending, UC is unlikely to see any benefit, given the fallout after the state audit.
The LAO response is in two parts: