After 10 hours of debate, 27 amendments and a short-lived filibuster, the Colorado House of Representatives abruptly broke off debate on the state budget proposal just before 11 p.m. Thursday, delaying a vote until the next morning.
House Democrats propose the state redirect millions of dollars in border security funding to pay for other programs like free tuition for veterans and their children. Diego Bernal, D-San Antonio, would cut $7.5 million from the Department of Public Safety budget to pay for public schools.
Patrick has said the state must "live within its means" and avoid tapping the rainy day fund, which comes primarily from oil and gas production taxes and is the largest reserve of its kind in the country. "This budget does not rely on budget gimmickry".
The debate over the controversial amendment lasted an hour before it was voted down, 44-21. Most of the amendments seek to shuffle money around without increasing overall spending, or they seek to deny money outright for some state programs.
The Senate has passed its version of the budget.
During the 84th Legislature, lawmakers raised funding for higher education by 7.5 percent, resulting in an overall $19.9 billion budget, according to a Texas Tribune article.
Uncertainty remains over whether New Hampshire House Republicans can agree on a budget plan as the chamber runs up against a Thursday deadline for sending a spending plan to the Senate.
The budget now heads back to the Senate, which is all but certain to reject it, setting up a panel that will hash out the differences before the end of session.
Did White House Pressure Spike This Week's Russia Hearing?
He arranged meetings between Trump and leaders from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto. Democratic members of Nunes' House committee said his ability to lead a bipartisan probe is compromised.
Ms. Pac-Man Fully Playable in Google Maps Right Now
This is yet another classic example of how Google celebrates April Fool's Day , not to mention their great love for video games. For now, you can kill some time in the classroom or office by opening up Google Maps and playing a few rounds of Ms.
Dalai Lama arrives in Assam on his way to Arunachal Pradesh
Guest of India and sworn enemy of the People's Republic of China- the 14th Dalai Lama is the person of interest this week. He is expected to take part in Namami Brahmaputra festival and deliver a speech at the Gauhati University on Sunday.
It was approved in a 20-2 vote by the Committee on Public Works and Highways, cleared the House on a voice vote and now moves on to the Senate. State Rep. Jonathan Stickland, R-Bedford, gave an impassioned speech that prompted a large number of members to vacate the chamber as he accused House leadership of trying to hide a politically hard vote on the Enterprise Fund.
The House has voted to restore some funding to a Texas Medicaidprogram providing therapy for disabled children, softening $350 million in cuts that sparked uproar last session.
Muñoz's amendment passed - and immediately set off a protest by Republican Jonathan Stickland to Representative John Kuempel, who was in the speaker's chair. But the House's failure to reach a deal reveals fissures within the Republican party deep enough to derail legislation, similar to the dynamic in Washington that sank Republican efforts to reform health care.
Rep. Leslie Herod, D-Denver, proposed an amendment that would provide tampons to inmates.
Another fund controlled by Abbott, this one to promote Texas tourism, was tapped send $25,000 to a program to battle the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
Having failed to obtain a majority vote for the line-item budget (HB 1) or the accompanying narrative (HB 2), Jasper entertained a motion to adjourn. Democrats, meanwhile, wouldn't cooperate unless the plan added fresh money for social service programs and full-day kindergarten.
After the Texas Tribune unveiled that bigwigs at the TABC were spending tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars to travel to Cali and Hawaii and other warm, sunny places for industry conferences, the House unanimously voted to completely slash the agency's travel budget.
Sununu said he's eager to work with the Senate in the next phase of the process and will be open to House members "who want to bring good ideas forward". "We will deliver a fiscally responsible budget", said Sununu.
The movie stars Anushka Sharma, Diljit Dosanjh, Suraj Sharma and Mehreen Pirzada, and is slated to release on March 24, 2017 . Overall, Phillauri is a ideal watch this weekend which makes you laugh and cry, also redefining romance on celluloid.
Parts of the Landstown area saw damage, with roofs missing and chunks of siding pulled off homes, with contents spilling out. We will climb into the mid 80s Tuesday and Wednesday with a cold front bringing in a slight chance for rain Wednesday.
Star Wars' first official stand-alone movie was a smashing success at the box office, and amongst the fans and critics as well. Disclosure: FanSided.com was provided with a complimentary copy of Rogue One on Blu-ray for the purposes of this review.
A star of the NFL, Gronkowski is a Super Bowl victor with the Patriots, and is one of the best tight-ends in American Football. The final three were Rawley, Jinder Mahal, and Killian Dain , the big muscle of NXT's SAnitY faction.
We can not honestly say she looked to have enjoyed this one much better either, at the time but you have to feel for Wozniacki. Wozniacki, in 2017 has already played two finals, lost in Doha and Dubai, against Karolina Pliskova and Elina Svitolina.
Police said the shooter is dead, The Miami Herald reported - and it is believed that he committed suicide after firing his gun. The wounded included the general manager Janine Ackerman and a trainer named Mario Hortis, the witnesses said.
Gay Putin memes have proliferated as Putin has reduced freedoms related to speech and sexuality in recent years. By 2015, the government began cracking down on websites of Putin critics, restricting even anonymous blogs.
He started this season after returning from a six-month injury layoff that saw him miss the 2016 Rio Olympics. Nadal, on the other hand, is expected to feature in the complete swing of his favourite surface clay.
The hyperloop will need to accelerate and slow down gently, so that the gravitational forces don't leave passengers feeling ill. The 11 routes have been designed by independent teams through the Hyperloop One Global Challenge announced past year .
With the wind remaining gentle and skies staying partly cloudy, it will be a almost picture flawless day in Central New York. Tuesday and Wednesday of next week are expected to be mostly sunny with highs in the upper 50s to lower 60s.
Derek Jeter reportedly interested in bidding for Miami Marlins
The report also claims that my "post-All-Star Game" timeline could be nonsense, and that a deal could be done as early as March. Jeter reportedly is working with former Morgan Stanley brokerage chief Gregory Fleming, while Bush is teaming with Citigroup .
Eric Dier : England's midfielder wary of Lithuania threat
Setkus could prove to be the shield that guards Lithuania's chances of gaining a result and avoiding a humiliation on Sunday. England did concede a goal in the autumn qualifiers and the best bet is to look for a correct score with a home win to nil.
Dutch men hold hands against homophobia
The attack has shaken the Netherlands, a socially progressive country that became the first to legalize same-sex marriage in 2001. A 20-year-old man, a 16-year-old and two 14-year-olds have reportedly been arrested in connection with the attack on the couple.
Michail Antonio's West Ham contract talks at a standstill
While the top four hopes may be waning for Arsenal, they still have to try to finish as high as possible in the table. Within hours of the result, the West Ham board had issued a statement declaring "100 per cent faith" in the Croat.
Canadian auto sales post record gains through March
In related news, Chairman William Clay Ford , Jr. acquired 171,379 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 24th. In February, auto sales remained flat amid incentive-splurge and the bump up provided by the President's Day holiday weekend.
Complete list of Jets' offseason program dates announced
However, no live contact is allowed, but this is where we begin to see the 7-on-7, 9-on-9 and full 11-on-11 drills and practices. This part of the offseason is voluntary, with player attendance under Chuck Pagano hovering over 90 percent in past years.
Indian Open: Sindhu to take on South Korea's Ji Hyun in semis
Olympic silver-medallist PV Sindhu beat second seed Sung Ji Hyun 21-18 14-21 21-14 to enter the Indian Open Super Series final. Watch PV Sindhu vs Carolina Marin Live Streaming final Badminton of India Open by using the guide which given here below.
Tucson police: Remains of missing 6-year-old found
Anxious about what could have happened to his daughter, her father reported her missing to the Tucson, Arizona police. Police say they have investigated more than 2,200 leads since the girl's disappearance nearly five years ago.
WWE flexes sports entertainment muscle at WrestleMania
But, according to wrestling pundit, Dave Meltzer it would not be so big if Taker was pitted against the franchise. John Cena's first marriage ended in disaster for him as he lost a good part of his fortune during the divorce.