House Republican Leaders Urge Democrats to Balance FY20 Budget Without Tax Increases or Pension Gimmicks

With only 18 session days remaining, members of the General Assembly are working to finalize a budget for Fiscal Year 2020. On Wednesday, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin and Deputy Republican Leaders Tom Demmer and Dan Brady urged Democrats to work in a bipartisan manner with Republicans on a balanced budget that does not include any new taxes or pension gimmicks.