Arkansas Lawmakers Approve $5 Billion Budget

By David Goins

Published 03/12 2014 06:54AM

Updated 03/12 2014 07:00AM

Little Rock -- Arkansas lawmakers have approved a $5 billion budget for the coming year, a final vote is expected today.

The House and Senate on Tuesday approved identical versions of the state's budget bill.

Lawmakers finalized the budget last week after reauthorizing the state's compromise Medicaid expansion.

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