Representative Riggs Reacts to Last Week’s Budget Withhold
June 9, 2020 6:37AM CDT
Governor Mike Parson announced a $209 million budget withhold last week. Representative Louis Riggs reacts to the additional restrictions.
About $41 million in cuts comes from the Department of Higher Education and Workforce Development, and more than $131 million impacts the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Riggs represents Shelby, Marion, and Monroe Counties.