Republicans criticized not only the content of the spending plan - for a lack of permanent cuts - but also the last-minute process used to pass it. "This budget is a slow-motion train wreck - and you're driving the bus, " said Senator Tom Berryhill."
But the budget work isn't done. Democrats still haven't reached a deal with Governor Jerry Brown. Asked to react to this spending plan, Brown's press secretary said: "We're not there yet."