Schwarzenegger's $20 Billion Deficit Projection Doesn't Add Up Yet

Governor Schwarzenegger set off a fury in Sacramento Monday when he said the state's budget deficit could balloon to $20 billion next year. That's a lot bigger than the deficit he projected back in January. A big scary deficit could strengthen the case the Governor's been making for budget reform. KPCC's Julie Small reports that Sacramento's professional number crunchers say the governor's dire prediction might be a bit early.

Governor Schwarzenegger set off a fury in Sacramento Monday when he said the state's budget deficit could balloon to $20 billion next year. That's a lot bigger than the deficit he projected back in January. A big scary deficit could strengthen the case the Governor's been making for budget reform. KPCC's Julie Small reports that Sacramento's professional number crunchers say the governor's dire prediction might be a bit early.

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