Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour has ordered another $54.3 million in budget cuts, as revenue projections have persistently outpaced actual collections.

Combined with the $170 million in budget cuts Barbour ordered in September, most state agencies now have had their fiscal 2010 budgets trimmed by 5% so far.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.