Tennessee Reports $200 Million Revenue Surplus in February

Andy Spears
2 min readMar 15, 2021

Education Advocates Still Waiting for Adequate School Funding

The Tennessee Department of Revenue has released February numbers and it seems our state has nearly $200 million more than was budgeted — in February alone. This continues a trend of the state’s revenue far-exceeding budgeted estimates.

Here’s more from the Department’s press release:

Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Butch Eley today announced that

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Andy Spears

Writer and policy advocate living in Nashville, TN —Public Policy Ph.D. — writes on education policy, consumer affairs, and more . . .