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October 15, 2018

Unconstitutional Budget Practice under Bentley-Ivey Administrations

Improper Use of Road and Bridge Funds In almost every year of the Bentley-Ivey administration, the governor’s budget proposal has included a “trick” to steal road and bridge funds to prop up the Unified Judicial System. In FY 2011, Gov. Bentley requested $20M and the Legislature appropriated $25M of road and bridge funds for the courts. In each year since then the amount transferred has been $35M. Gov. Ivey’s FY 2019 budget recommendation included the […]