Legislature votes Monday to tap state rainy day reserves to stabilize budget Posted in: News The Legislature on Monday stabilized the current year budget to prevent cuts to agencies and affirmed Gov. Kevin Stitt’s expanded health emergency declaration, which gives the governor additional authority to respond to COVID-19. Monday’s proceedings operated under strict public health protocols, such as restricting access to the Capitol and allowing no ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!