Governor Herbert to Unveil FY 2013 Budget Today

What: Governor Gary R. Herbert will unveil his proposed budget for fiscal year 2013. 

Governor Gary R. Herbert
State Budget Director Ron Bigelow

When: Monday, December 12, 2011, 11:00 AM

Bountiful High School
695 S. Orchard Drive, Bountiful
Media Center, First Floor
Ms. Stegen’s Financial Literacy Class
(Please enter from doors adjacent to west parking lot)

Background: The Governor’s budget recommendations for FY 2013 will focus on his four policy cornerstones:  Education, Jobs, Energy, and Self-determination.  A recovering economy and fiscally prudent management will allow the State to fund critical priorities, including growth in public education.

The Governor’s budget proposal is based on sound financial principles – the same type of foundational concepts taught in high school financial literacy classes, like the one at Bountiful High School to which he will unveil his budget.

Embargoed copies of the Governor’s budget proposal for FY 2013 will be available to credentialed media at 8:00 Monday morning in the Governor’s Office.

The Governor’s budget announcement will also be live-streamed at:

Reporters who are not able to attend the Governor’s press conference may send questions to the Governor via text message at 801-228-0150.  Please include your name and outlet in the message.  The Governor will endeavor to answer as many questions as time allows.