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Budget Update #4- Legislature Enacts Final 2022-2023 Budget Agreement & Budget Matrix
Updates Issued In June 2022

The Legislature worked well into the evening on Wednesday, passing a series of bills containing the final budget agreement negotiated between Legislative leaders and the Governor. The bills include one that amends to the budget bill passed by the Legislature in mid-June (commonly called Budget Bill Jr.) and several budget trailer bills containing necessary statutory changes to implement provisions of the budget. These bills now move to the Governor for his signature, in time for the start of the 2022-23 fiscal year on July 1.

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With New Plan, CWDA Deepens Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

As I stepped into the role of CWDA’s Executive Director in January 2021, our state and our county human services agencies were grappling with several interrelated crises.  One was the devastation, fear and human loss of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our county staff were on the front lines, meeting a surge of need and witnessing the devastating impact of the virus on communities long excluded from the basic foundations of health – quality housing, nutrition, preventive care and more.