Governor releases strategic plan for state
JACKSON—A longtime advocate of accountable, performance-based budgeting, Gov. Phil Bryant today released Opportunity Mississippi, a statewide strategic plan that outlines the governor’s goals for Mississippi and his administration’s progress toward them.
A statewide strategic plan is a critical component of performance-based budgeting. A performance-based budget system would allocate money to Mississippi’s government agencies and programs based on measurable performance against clearly defined goals.