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It’s not a recession yet but government should consider picking up some of the private sector’s slack as the construction industry wanes.
The Council on Revenues projects 5.3 percent general fund growth for the current fiscal year and 4.5 percent next year.
But the state’s top financial advisers decided not to try to predict what the Legislature might do with rail.
The Council on Revenues lowered its growth projections after a debate that included speculation about Trump’s effects on tourism.