Even With $Billions In Extra Revenue, Jerry Brown's Final California Budget Pinches Pennies
Governor Jerry Brown sent his budget proposal to the California legislature for the 16th and final time. He begins his last year in office with state revenues gushing in by the billions. Yet with his trademark warnings of fiscal prudence, Brown once again sought to set an austere tone for the budget debate that will stretch into June. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.