Walter "Joe" Marm, Jr. won the Medal of Honor for his actions "above the call" in Vietnam. The retired Army Colonel single-handedly attacked the enemy and used himself as a target for machine gun fire before he was severely wounded.
The budget includes $77.4 million for a 1.5 percent pay raise for
state employees, $22.2 million to reduce the sales tax on food by 0.25
percent, and $18.7 million to continue the elimination of the state's