Legislators won’t have solid budget numbers when they return June 1

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 17, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: May 17, 2020 4:00 AM CT

When state lawmakers return to Nashville to grapple with the state budget in a flagging COVID-19 economy, they'll have an incomplete picture of the state's economy because state revenue is trickling in and business tax collections have been delayed until July.


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Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.

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