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Governor's Proposed Pension Shift Cuts Public Employees' Take Home Pay

Jan 11, 2017
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Governor Susana Martinez designed a budget plan to close the state's funding shortfall, while sticking by her vow to avoid tax increases. The plan was announced Tuesday. It preserves funding for economic development and public safety, while deepening cuts at the Legislature and state universities.