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Government Spending


​​​​​​​​​Welcome To Kentucky’s Transparency Portal

Kentucky's Transparency website is a bipartisan, multi-agency effort to provide a more transparent, accountable state government, and to allow you the opportunity to find out how your tax dollars are spent to move our state forward. This website provides easily accessible information on:

  • Executive Branch Budget

  • Judicial Branch Budget

  • Up-to-date salary information for state employees

  • Kentucky taxes

  • Open records

  • Ethics

  • Searchable databases for grants, contracts and line item expenditures

The Commonwealth is  committed to showing citizens how and where their tax dollars are spent.

The 2018 State Fund Appropriations

Fiscal Year 2018: July 1, 2018 through June 30, 2019

2016 Kentucky State Government Budget
Cabinet Amount
 Education $4,110,332,444
 Medicaid $1,985,837,800
 Postsecondary Education $916,910,630
 Health and Family Services $713,687,800
 Justice and Public Safety
 General Government
 Economic Development $20,278,056
 Energy and Environment $67,553,130
 Finance and Administration $834,664,344
 Labor $3,395,357
 Personnel $828,500
 Public Protection $6,958,242
 Tourism Arts and Heritage $67,110,836
 Transportation $13,412,353
 Judicial Branch $356,770,534
 Legislative Branch $60,076,855
  Other $98,250,238
Total $11,329,641,442

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