Vermont Budget

March 9, 2017 Each year the governor and Legislature go through the handwringing exercise of closing a projected state budget gap. The projected General Fund gap for fiscal 2018 is about $70 million. As usual, much of the conversation has been about reducing spending to get the budget to balance. This year the governor wanted school districts across the state to cut their budgets; he’d use the savings not to lower property taxes but to help fill the General Fund hole.


The budget gap solution
11/30/16 - Blog
A Framework for Progress
9/6/16 - Report
Final fiscal 2017 budget
5/19/16 - Blog