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.
A resource for any Tennessean who hopes to make or influence public policy in our state.
As of November 30, 2017, Tennessee had collected about 30% of its total budgeted revenue for the fiscal year. Actual collections were about 1% higher than estimated.
As of October 31, 2017, Tennessee had collected about 24% of its total budgeted revenue for the fiscal year. Actual collections were about 1% higher than estimated.
Budget decisions by Tennessee's governor and legislature affect every Tennessean. Join us on Nov. 7 to find out how those decisions get made!
TennCare is the name for Medicaid in Tennessee. TennCare is the state budget's largest department, but the federal government pays two-thirds of the cost.