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A Preview of the Governor’s FY 2013 Budget: $350 Million to be Cut from Human Services

In early January, the Governor’s Office of Management and Budget (GOMB) released its “Illinois’ Economic and Fiscal Policy Report,” together with a “Three-Year Budget Projection” for the General Funds. The budget projection includes revenue and expenditure estimates for the current fiscal year (FY 2012) and for FY 2013 through FY 2015 (see Exhibit 1). The estimates for state agency expenditures are not actually budget “projections,” which would involve establishing a policy baseline and then projecting the future costs of maintaining current levels of programs and services. Rather, the report’s expenditure figures reflect the Governor’s intended budget priorities for future fiscal years.

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