In a year of large budget cuts, the state might be looking at an additional $200 million deficit. Predicted revenues for the 2010 fiscal year, which ends July 1, will be 6.4 percent less than those collected the previous year.
TODAY'S QUESTION: If the state budget needs to be cut, where should that happen?
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