Bill Mai http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en CREG projects $85 million increase in state revenue http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/creg-projects-85-million-increase-state-revenue <p>Wyoming got some good news from the latest Consensus Revenue Estimating Group report, but it won’t be enough to stop budget cuts from occurring.&nbsp;&nbsp; CREG reports that state revenue should increase by $85 million, mainly from projected Sales and Use tax revenue.&nbsp;</p><p>But Governor Matt Mead says that will not be enough to keep him from suggesting eight-percent budget cuts to the legislature.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>CREG Co-Chairman Bill Mai says the group is cautious about a downturn in the coal industry, but they remain hopeful about other energy prices.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 23:15:51 +0000 Bob Beck 31758 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org CREG projects $85 million increase in state revenue