While more than half the states have struggled to balanced their budgets, Gov. David Walters is among a happy minority who drafted a fiscal 1992 budget that included some extras.
In fact, the state just deposited $81 million in its constitutional reserve fund. It was the fourth consecutive contribution to the rainyday fund, which now has a balance of $202.8 million. The new deposit came after the state withdrew $30 million from the fund in May to pay for higher education costs.