Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Statements about State Finances

True

Tax revenue was up, then down

Mostly True

Yes, with shift to public employees (who also pay taxes)

False

No merit raises, but many across-the-board raises

Half-True

Spending went up, but schools felt cuts

False

Tourist trips are always a minority

True

912 claims resolved, nearly $682,000 paid out