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John Nygren column: Behind the state budget process

10:44 PM, Feb. 13, 2013
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Did you ever wonder exactly how the state's budget process works? There are a lot of Wisconsin residents that know very little about how their hard-earned tax dollars are spent. In this column, I would like to give you a quick tutorial on how the state budget process works.

A budget is a financial balance sheet for state government; this document sets the levels of authorized state expenditures, which is the total spent on programs such as Medical Assistance, education, transportation, etc., to corresponding revenues, which is the total income received through various taxes and fees ...

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