Crunch time: Lawmakers down to the wire for state budget
By Pamela Pritt Register-Herald Reporter
With a mandate to balance a budget and only six days left to go to pass bills to move that process along, lawmakers are still searching for ways to make the numbers fall in line. Since one major revenue measure failed in a House of Delegates committee this week, they're left with few options.
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin presented a balanced budget to the...