Lawmakers work on FY 2018 budget
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi lawmakers are pushing forward early drafts of budget bills that are likely to change before a final deadline.
Proposals show it's likely that the overall budget will shrink because tax collections continue to lag.
The budget-writing deadline is in late March, and the new year begins July 1.
Posted February 16, 2017 - 1:08 am