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Tax Cut, Teacher Pay Bills Become Law

The legislature approved and the governor signed two of the high-profile bills of this year's session.

Governor Outlines His Proposed Highway Program

The governor, legislators and private business groups joined to propose a highway program that would add $300 million a year in revenue for the state Transportation Department.

Legislature Advances Series of Tax Cut Measures

The legislature advanced a series of tax cuts, including the signature bill of this year's session, to lower personal income taxes by about $97 million a year.

Senators File Legislation to Lower Income Taxes

The governor and legislators presented the details of the signature issue of this year's session, a reduction in personal income taxes.