Leg­is­la­ture vs. gover­nor

Los Angeles Times - - THE STATE -

State law­mak­ers’ bud­get in­cludes $749 mil­lion more in dis­cre­tionary spend­ing than Gov. Jerry Brown has pro­posed, in­clud­ing:

CHILD CARE

$261 mil­lion more, for an ad­di­tional 12,000 chil­dren and higher pay­ments for ser­vices

HIGHER ED­U­CA­TION

$177 mil­lion more for public univer­si­ties and stu­dent fi­nan­cial aid

HEALTHCARE

$137 mil­lion for Medi-Cal, to cover chil­dren in the coun­try il­le­gally, pay more to doc­tors and ex­pand ser­vices

WEL­FARE

$133 mil­lion more to re­peal re­stric­tions that deny ad­di­tional ben­e­fits to women who give birth while al­ready re­ceiv­ing wel­fare, among other changes

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