California Gov. Jerry Brown, waits to answers questions during a news conference where he announced a budget agreement last June. Brown will release his latest budget proposal Thursday. (Renee C. Byer email@example.com)
By Jim Miller and David Siders
January 5, 2016 5:34 PM
- Democratic governor will release spending plan Thursday
- Revenue running above last year’s estimates
- Brown and fellow Democrats in Legislature have butted heads on spending proposals
Gov. Jerry Brown will release his budget proposal for the coming year Thursday, amid a strong state economy and fiscal experts’ predictions that tax revenue will continue to surpass estimates from last June.
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