Sen. Kurt Schaefer
Sen. David Pearce, declared that the bill is dead for the session that ends Friday.
The more accurate figure caught the Senate Appropriations Chair Sen. Kurt Schaefer, by surprised who agreed the 15.1 percent cut was the more accurate number.
Some senators said they are worried what Nixon’s proposed cuts could do to tuition costs at universities.
Sen. Kurt Schaefer (R-Columbia) questions Nixon’s constitutional authority.