Total State Spending is Expected To Decline in Fiscal 2004

July 2003
Educational Marketer;7/14/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that the pressure on education spending that began in 2001 when the economic climate shifted downward has persisted through the spring 2003 budget season as state legislatures tried to balance budgets amid falling tax receipts in the United States. Exemption of K-12 education from the proposed tax cuts; Reduction instructional materials funding in California; Overview of the 2004 spending decline in major states.


Related Articles

  • LETTERS. Mead, Ron; Williams, Larry // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/18/2010, Vol. 30 Issue 47, p11 

    Two letters to the editor are presented in response to the article about the economics of the U.S. government by Morton Marcus in the January 4, 2010 issue and about the tax increases in the nation.

  • In a Bad State. Murphy, Cait // Fortune;12/9/2002, Vol. 146 Issue 12, p34 

    Reports on the problems state economies are having in 2002. Statement that it is the worst fiscal situation since the second World War; Discussion of the increase in spending that occurred in the late 1990s; Mention of numerous factors that contribute to the condition of the U.S. economy;...

  • Taxes:Make Them Flat,Fair,And Forever.  // Business Journal (Central New York);1/30/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p23 

    Focuses on taxation issues, that might have an impact on the 2004 U.S. presidential elections. Tendency for Democratic contenders to favor a general tax increase; Details regarding the plan to phase-out estate taxes or the death tax; Difficulties involved in planning for taxation reforms.

  • Economic Trends. Ratajczak, Donald // Journal of Financial Service Professionals;Sep2002, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p22 

    This article discusses the tax policy of the U.S. government implemented during the last quarter of 2002. By using a sunset provision, the U.S. Congress was able to persuade the Congressional Budget Office to declare the resources were available to finance the tax cuts without creating a new set...

  • Back in the Black.  // State News (Council of State Governments);Oct2006, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p33 

    The article discusses the advantages of the growing national economy to state tax revenues in the U.S. Many states have reported improvements in tax revenues and have actually gained multi-million dollar surpluses. State officials have been diligent in closing a budgetary gap which allowed...

  • NATIONAL ECONOMY.  // America;12/27/1941, Vol. 66 Issue 12, p323 

    The author reflects on the national economy of the U.S. during a totalitarian war. He comments that war costs money, and an all-out tax program as well as an all-out war is a demand, since the government gets its money chiefly through taxation. He suggests that every expenditure in the war must...

  • Tax Alternative. Cohn, Jonathan // New Republic;3/28/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 11/12, p6 

    Offers a look at comments made by United States Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan before Congress regarding the U.S. budget deficits. Role of Greenspan in pushing through President George W. Bush's tax cuts; Report that Greenspan urged Congress to cut government spending on Social...

  • IS THIS BULL FOR REAL? Quinn, Jane Bryant; Ehrenfeld, Temma // Newsweek;8/18/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 7, p43 

    The article provides observations about the status of the U.S. stock market. How individuals pulled a record $49 billion out of U.S. stock mutual funds July 2002 and kept selling, on balance, over the following seven months; Information regarding mutual-fund data; Impact of tax cuts on...

  • U.S. International Deficits, Debt, and Income Payments: Key Relationships Affecting the Outlook. Kitchen, John // Business Economics;Jan2007, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p7 

    A variety of issues and relationships will be of fundamental importance in determining the future paths of the U.S. current account, international debt position, and net international income flows. This paper describes the key relationships and presents projection results that illustrate the...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics