Budget's Legal Limbo

DeSue, Tedra
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/24/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31912, p31
Trade Publication
Reports on the request of Attorney General Gregory Stumbo to Kentucky Governor Ernie Fletcher to let him review the plan of the governor to implement a spending program in lieu of a state budget. Refusal of the legislators on the tax reform plan of the governor; Move of Stumbo to file a lawsuit to clarify the power of the governor in the absence of the budget; Commitment of the governor in making sure the state makes its debt service payments.


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