Gov. Jerry Brown, Top Lawmakers Hail Budget Deal

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File Photo: Governor Jerry Brown. Courtesy MGN Online.

SACRAMENTO (LA Times) — Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative leaders made it official on Tuesday afternoon: They have a budget deal.

Brown held a press conference with Senate leader Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) and Assembly Speaker John A. Pérez (D-Los Angeles) on Tuesday afternoon to herald the agreement.

“A budget agreement has been built,” Perez said.

Brown thanked lawmakers for their willingness to compromise despite their concerns about some of his proposals.

Read more at LATimes.com.

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