Facts and trends on how Tennessee budgets for incarceration of state prisoners, which is consistently among the largest state revenue expenses.
Tennessee's budget may not have enough rainy day reserves to withstand the next recession without tax hikes or spending cuts.
No matter who wins the election, these 5 challenges could keep Tennessee’s next governor and General Assembly busy throughout 2019 and beyond.
When that recession comes, the governor’s options could prove more limited than in years past. Tough decisions lie ahead.
It includes 4 types of health care providers focused on services that help uninsured adults avoid more costly hospitalizations.
The governor's amendment makes relatively modest changes, including $30.2M for school safety and another $3.7M for the opioid epidemic.
Five 1-page infographics on issues that affect Tennesseans in 2018.
Find out where the money comes from, where it goes, and what changed from the current budget.
Health, prosperity, public policy...all of these things are connected.
The budget represents our policymakers' goals, the public goods and services intended to help meet those goals, and detailed plans to finance them.