Gov. Bryant: Put BP settlement money into reserve fund

MISSISSIPPI (WLOX) – In his Fiscal Year 2019 budget recommendation, Gov. Phil Bryant asks legislators to put BP settlement money in a reserve fund.

According to the proposal from the governor’s office, Bryant wants to see the $100 million placed in an account.

The governor says funds should go toward projects that have an impact on not only the Gulf Coast but the entire state of Mississippi.