Gov. Snyder celebrates 7 for 7 – seven years of balanced budgets completed months prior to new fiscal year
Grand Rapids, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder signed the state’s fiscal year 2018 budget into law today, charting a comprehensive and thoughtful path toward the future that keeps Michigan’s momentum moving forward. The budget provides funding for key priorities that will protect and keep Michigan families healthy, drive the state’s economy, and foster education. The bill signing marks the seventh straight year the state budget has been completed before the required deadline.
“I am proud to say we can again celebrate our success in getting the budget signed well ahead of the new fiscal year,” Snyder said. “With significant investments in healthcare, education, public safety, infrastructure, natural resources, and our economy, this budget maintains our long-standing commitment to fiscal responsibility while making critical investments that will continue moving Michigan forward.”