May Revenue Forecast Key To Oregon Budget Outlook

May 12, 2017

As they continue to face a $1.6 billion budget shortfall, Oregon lawmakers will get an update on the state's financial outlook next week. The May revenue forecast is a key piece of information as budget-writers put together the next two-year spending plan.

But even with the forecast in hand, some of the biggest questions about how much revenue the state can expect have yet to be answered. KLCC's Salem Correspondent Chris Lehman gives us an update on the legislative session.