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Governor To Speak On Budget Concerns

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Governor Beshear is set to address the state budget on Thursday afternoon, and 27 NEWSFIRST has learned the news may not be great.

The governor is expected to talk about the lack of revenue coming into the commonwealth and how that will affect the budget which starts July 1st at a new conference at 1:00.

The governor says typically April is a big month for the state in terms of tax revenues, this year especially with the new taxes on liquor and cigarettes, but even before seeing the final numbers, Beshear appeared pessimistic about the situation when he taped our "Kentucky Newsmakers" program.

We'll be streaming the governors comments live, here on wkyt.com.


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