Month by Month, Mississippi Cuts Spending to Finish Fiscal Year in Balance

Sigo, Shelly
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/28/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31872, p28
Trade Publication
Reports on the plans of state treasurer Tate Reeves to cut nearly $25 million from the state budget in order to cover expenses for the rest of the fiscal year in Mississippi. Decision not to cut anything vital to public safety, education or job creation; Move of legislators to use one-time sources of revenue and contingency funds in crafting the budget; Concern of some analysts on the net tax-supported debt of the state.


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