Flat Budgets, Flat Expectations: The West Virginia Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Proposal Read More

Flat Budgets, Flat Expectations: The West Virginia Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Proposal
West Virginia Policymakers Will Soon Lose Power to Use SNAP Flexibilities to Address Economic Downturns if Action is Not Taken Read More

West Virginia Policymakers Will Soon Lose Power to Use SNAP Flexibilities to Address Economic Downturns if Action is Not Taken
Improving Community Supervision to Safely Reduce Incarceration in West Virginia Read More

Improving Community Supervision to Safely Reduce Incarceration in West Virginia
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Fiscal Year 2023 West Virginia Budget Recap

Earlier this month, Governor Justice approved the budget passed by the West Virginia Legislature at the end of the 2022 legislative session. Very little in the budget was changed from the flat budget proposed by the governor at the beginning of the legislative session. While appropriations from the base budget (which includes the General Revenue […]

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New Study Details Impact of Expanded Child Tax Credit

West Virginia MetroNews – Last year’s child tax credit expansion provided families with a revenue source for routine expenses and essential items as well as funding for emergencies and addressing debt, according to a recent report. Read the full article. The Brookings Institution’s Global Economy and Development program released a study detailing the effects of the expanded […]

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