Tennessee General Assembly passes $56.2B fiscal year 2024 state budget

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 20, 2023 9:10 PM CT | Published: April 20, 2023 1:59 PM CT

The budget includes Lee’s Transportation Modernization Act, a $3.3 billion infusion to the Tennessee Department of Transportation and local governments to build roads and expand highways with voluntary toll lanes.


Bill Lee Tennessee House of Representatives Tennessee Senate
Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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