MO lawmakers begin putting together 2020 budget


Missouri lawmakers are starting to put the pieces together for the 2020 state budget.

The governor and leaders of the House and Senate will begin with an estimated $9.8 billion dollars in general revenue for the next budget cycle. That reflects a two percent increase or a difference of about $193 million dollars. The Show Me State has a constitutional requirement for a balanced budget. 

The 2020 spending plan will take effect on July first, 2019.

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