2009 Supplemental Budget: Gov Refuses to Sign
… nor will he veto it. Citing the absence in the budget of
statutory pension reforms which are absolutely necessary to ensure sustainability
Governor Carcieri has returned H5019 Sub A to the General Assembly, permitting it to become law without his signature.
Additionally, his letter to the G.A., available here, in Adobe Acrobat, stresses the importance of passing both relief for cities and towns for costly mandates and tax reform to make us more competitive on the job creation front.
From your lips to … er, the leadership’s ears, Governor.