Schwarzenegger's $15B Plan Raises Doubts From Lawmakers
- Schwarzenegger Wins: Bond Plan to Get Vote. Sack, Joetta L. // Education Week;1/7/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 16, p22
California voters will decide in March 2004 whether the state should authorize a $15 billion bond to help manage its fiscal crisis. Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger readily signed the bond-vote measure on December 12, 2003 shortly after it was approved by the legislature. The Republican governor...
- Spending Cap Would Help Calif.'s $15B. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;11/26/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31770, p1
Reports on the planned usage of the multi-billion-dollar of general obligation bonds by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in California. Aim of the governor to pay for the state's accumulated budget deficit; Options of the state in paying for the budget deficits; Comparison on the risk of general...
- Public policy can help restore state's fiscal health. Zaremberg, Allan // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;11/28/2008, Issue 323950, p30
The author comments on the need of the California government to carry economic measures and revenue-raising proposals to address the increasing budget deficit. The author points out that Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger should implement short-term construction projects financed by federal funds or...
- The Mother of All Budget Sagas Just Keeps Going. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;3/8/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31836, Bond Buyer p68
Focuses on the budget proposal of California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Amount of proposed budget calling in spending cuts; Proposal on bond issue to finance accumulated budget deficits; Optimistic assumption of the budget plan.
- Deficit Bond Deadline. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;12/5/2003, Vol. 347 Issue 31775, p1
Reports on the $15 billion deficit bond measure proposed by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to help cover the state's budget deficit. Previously planned bond issues replaced by the measure; Spending cap proposal accompanying the measure; Reactions of state legislators to the proposal.
- A Balanced Budget for California Is No Pipe Dream, Moody's Says. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;3/13/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32585, p36
The article reports on the possibility that California can actually deliver the balanced fiscal 2008 budget as promised by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, according to a comment that Moody's Investors Service Inc. announced. When the governor announced the $103.1 billion general fund spending...
- Guv gone wild. Scheider, Michael // Daily Variety;1/21/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 17, p15
Focuses on the challenges faced by governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in California. Cuts in social service programs and hikes in college and university fees; Proposal to sell $15 billion in bonds; Suggestion for the governor to close the state budget gap.
- As I See It. Dodgson, Gregory E. V. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;10/13/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 41, p49
Presents opinion on the economic impact of the election of actor Arnold Schwarzenegger as governor of California. Promise he made to control a projected deficit for 2004-2005; Reason for Californians to replace Governor Gray Davis; Factor cited by Republicans for the state's crisis.
- A Governor's Gamble. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;7/30/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31937, p1
Reports on the bond issuance to provide a cash infusion for California in return for allowing expanded tribal gambling rights. Agreement between Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger with five Indian tribes; Reaction of the voters to two gaming proposals; Generation of additional state revenue.