County budget season still echoes short of a ‘budget book’

By , Daily Memphian Published: July 27, 2020 9:55 PM CT

It's been a month since a county government budget was approved for the fiscal year that began July 1. But until that detailed budget is printed in black and white, there is still some wrangling underway, some distrust and the hiring freeze the county imposed may be melting.

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Shelby County Commission 2020 budget season Edmund Ford Jr. Mark Billingsley CAREs Act

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Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


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