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​​​​​​​​​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 2020 State Fund Appropriations

Fiscal Year 2020: July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020*

2016 Kentucky State Government Budget
Cabinet Amount
 Education $4,177,986,000
 Medicaid $2,043,016,800
 Postsecondary Education $1,144,391,000
 Health and Family Services $857,543,900
 Justice and Public Safety
 General Government
 Economic Development $26,666,800
 Energy and Environment $92,660,300
 Finance and Administration $740,090,600
 Labor $6,008,200
 Personnel $828,500
 Public Protection $7,178,100
 Tourism Arts and Heritage $72,488,600
 Transportation $6,089,000
 Judicial Branch $388,377,700
 Legislative Branch $70,162,500
  Other $98,250,238
Total $11,329,641,442
*Amounts are based on the original enacted 2019/2020 budget

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