DALLAS — Utah Gov. Gary Herbert's proposed $13.3 billion budget for fiscal year 2015 starting July 1 includes $261 million in new money for education and $36 million to expand the state prison at Gunnison.

Herbert unveiled his budget Dec. 4 in anticipation of the Utah Legislature convening in Salt Lake City for its 60th session on Jan. 27. Education funding represented his top issue.

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