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FY'19 Budget Advocacy: Advocating for the Strongest Possible Conference Committee Budget

FY'19 Budget Advocacy: Advocating for the Strongest Possible Conference Committee Budget
June 1, 2018; last updated June 19th


** Please sign and share our one-minute online action to your State Representative and Senator in support of the Coalition's Conference Committee budget priorities! **

At the end of May, the State Senate wrapped up their budget. Yesterday, Legislative Leadership announced the three House and three Senate members who will make up the FY'19 budget Conference Committee. They are Senate Ways and Means Chair Karen Spilka, Senate Ways and Means Vice Chair Joan Lovely, Senate Ways and Means Ranking Minority Member Viriato (Vinny) deMacedo, House Ways and Means Chair Jeffrey S├ínchez, House Ways and Means Vice Chair Stephen Kulik, and House Ways and Means Ranking Minority Member Todd Smola.

Please reach out to your State Legislators and the conferees to ask them to do all they can to make sure that the final budget includes:


Your advocacy will be critical in the weeks ahead. The Conference Committee will aim to complete their work in June, in advance of the July 1st start of fiscal year 2019.

Please stay tuned as this page will be further updated with additional materials.

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