Gov. Brown's Budget Mantra: Caution
With state revenue coming in well ahead of projections, there's plenty to like in the new $122 billion general fund budget Gov. Jerry Brown unveiled Thursday. Despite the good times, the governor's mantra was "caution."
New State Budget Allots More Money for Education
It's another good year for California public schools in the governor's budget. The state is expected to spend more than $10,000 per student in the coming year. That's a big turnaround compared to five years ago.