Read Dr. Gerald Friedman’s Testimony About The Impact Of Job Cuts On Local Economies

"Out of about $150 m in General Fund expenditures on state employees, the state workforce is targeted for $14 m, or nearly 10% cutback. The rest of the General Fund, about $900 m., is to suffer an equal cutback of $14 m, or about 1.5%. Is it prudent to take so much from one part of the budget?"