On Tuesday, February 16, Governor Tony Evers gave his second biennial budget address and released his 2021-23 executive budget. All told, the governor proposes an operating budget of $45.4 billion in fiscal year (FY) 2021-22 and $45.6 billion in FY 2022-23. The proposed state budget adds 308.74 FTE positions by FY 2022-23 compared to FY 2020-21. The complete budget, budget in brief, and other executive budget documents from the Department of Administration are available here. Hamilton Consulting Group has compiled a list of highlights from the governor’s proposal here. Information related to the Legislature’s Joint Committee on Finance can be found here.