Sen. Briggs Hopson, R-Vicksburg, introducing HB 1083 before the Senate vote on Wednesday. Credit: Larrison Campbell, Mississippi Today

Legislature hopes to finish work of funding state agencies in coming days. State budget cuts expected, but not as deep as once feared, Senate Appropriations chair says.

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