Government Relations

Government Relations Legislative Update

Government Relations Legislative Update

Updates on state and federal issues relating to the UW System.

Friday, May 10, 2013

LFB Revises State Revenue Projections

The Legislative Fiscal Bureau (LFB) announced yesterday state general tax revenues are projected to be $575 million higher by the end of the 2013-15 biennium than previously forecast. View the memo.

More JFC Budget Votes Scheduled for Next Week
The Joint Committee on Finance (JFC) will be meeting on May 13 and May 15 to continue deliberations of  individual state agency budgets. Among the agencies to be voted on next week are: Administration, Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, Revenue, and Workforce Development.  Read the May 13 agenda and the May 15 agenda.  The LFB also posts all related budget papers on their website.