The legislature allocated enough money last year to fund two initiatives, but the governor chose three recipients.
The House Republicans' budget does not include the governor's desired tax cuts, but House Democrats want there to be a vote on the proposal.
A parade of citizens and business owners filled the committee‘s final preliminary hearing, to echo arguments for slashing income tax by 10 percent.
House Speaker Brian Bosma will announce new leadership for the Ways and Means committee this week.
Chief Deputy Auditor Steve Saulter says the state may have given the county more cash than it was owed.
The House voted Tuesday to approve a bill designed to reform the state's charter school system.