Vermont politics http://wamc.org en Vermont House gives final OK to budget adjustment http://wamc.org/post/vermont-house-gives-final-ok-budget-adjustment <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont House has given final approval to a mid-fiscal-year budget adjustment that takes savings from Medicaid and uses the money to address other growing demands in human services.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">The biggest new line item is more than $4.5 million for the ReachUp program, which helps people move from welfare to work. Others are $3.2 million for child development and about $2 million each for general assistance and mental health.</span></p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 01:21:29 +0000 Associated Press 56375 at http://wamc.org Vermont House gives final OK to budget adjustment