User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


79° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Politics

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Lawmakers Decide How Much Money To Spend Next Year

March 11, 2014, 9:44 AM

Lawmakers Decide How Much Money To Spend Next Year
PIERRE, SD -

The South Dakota Legislature's budget-writing committee has decided the state will have more money to spend in the next year than economists had predicted.

The Joint Appropriations Committee has adopted revenue estimates that exceed projections from state economists by several million dollars. The committee will use those estimates as it puts the finishing touches on next year's state budget this week.

Members of the Appropriations Committee say they believe state tax collections will be strong because South Dakota's construction and agricultural sectors will prosper in the next year. The panel plans to meet again Thursday to consider proposed changes to the budget.

The House and Senate plan to pass a budget by Friday, the final day in the main run of this year's legislative session.

 

Previous Story

Next Story


RELATED STORIES


 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View politics

You may also like

Jackley: State Had Planned To Charge Benda

7/29/2014 10:42 AM

South Dakota investigators were closing in on former South Dakota Secretary of Tourism and State Development Richard Benda when he committed suicide l...

Full Story
AG: Benda Suicide Came Days Prior To Possible Indictment

7/29/2014 5:54 PM

South Dakota authorities were about to charge former Secretary of Tourism and State Development Richard Benda with embezzlement and grand theft when h...

Full Story | Watch
First Step For Minimum Wage As New Laws Kick In

7/31/2014 12:52 PM

August 1 brings a gaggle of new laws for Minnesota, ranging from the little-discussed (such as establishing Cesar Chavez Day in Minnesota every March ...

Full Story
Myers Plans Lawsuit To Get Running Mate Change On Ballot

7/29/2014 5:53 PM

An independent candidate for governor says he plans to sue the South Dakota Secretary of State.

Full Story
Silver City Cemetery Ceremony Celebrates Signing

7/27/2014 12:02 PM

Supporters of a bill that transfers ownership of nine historic cemeteries in the Black Hills from the federal government to local communities celebrat...

Full Story


Events