Schools Still Short?

Williamson, Richard
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/11/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31881, p31
Trade Publication
Reports on the expected budget shortfalls in schools districts in New Mexico for 2004. Budget gap anticipated by the Albuquerque Public Schools; Percentage increase in funding for public schools; Provisions under the school funding measure signed by Governor Bill Richardson.


Related Articles

  • Diné projects hard hit by N.M. budget cutting. Donovan, Bill // Navajo Times;3/11/2010, Vol. 49 Issue 10, pA.1 

    The article reports that Governor Bill Richardson has inked the Senate Bill (SB) 182 to cancel dozens of capital outlay grants for more than 2,500 projects to save more than 141 million dollars in Window Rock, Arizona.

  • N.M. Funding Vote Too Close to Call. Goldstein, Lisa // Education Week;10/1/2003, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p18 

    The article reports that the fate of a New Mexico ballot measure on school funding was still uncertain last week. Meanwhile, voters in the state approved a proposal on the same in September 23 ballot that would allow the governor to appoint a state secretary of education. Governor Bill...

  • Stumping for Schools. Kerkman, Leah // Teacher Magazine;Nov2002, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p10 

    Discusses how voters in the United States tend to favor politicians who understand education issues. Examples of political candidates and their efforts to solve educational problems in their state; Plans of Democrat Bill Richardson, Governor of New Mexico, to implement a system of bonuses to...

  • NEW MEXICO. Zehr, Mary Ann // Education Week;1/28/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 19, p12 

    The article reports on educational initiatives in a speech by New Mexico governor Bill Richardson. Richardson supports state funding for small and rural schools, increasing the math requirement for elementary and middle school teachers, and restricting the school calendar to focus on student...

  • Estimated Expenses Rises For New Mexico Pre-K Plan.  // Education Week;12/7/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p26 

    The article informs that New Mexico lawmakers have been told that expanding prekindergarten programs to all 4-year-olds would cost at least $59 million a year, which is significantly higher than the previous estimate of about $30 million. Governor Bill Richardson, a Democrat, has said he plans...

  • Legislature Focuses On Pre-K, Charters. Zehr, Mary Ann // Education Week;4/26/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p22 

    The article informs that the New Mexico legislature has passed a fiscal 2007 budget that provides $2.3 billion for pre K-12 education. Governor Bill Richardson, signed legislation last year to create the program. The $8 million will be split between traditional schools that operate...

  • As Things Look Up, the Governor Has a List. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;3/21/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32094, Special section p30 

    Reports on the proposals of Governor Bill Richardson for the state budget in New Mexico. Coverage of his proposals; Impact of the increase in general revenues on Richardson's plans; Doubts on his proposals.

  • NEW MEXICO: Richardson Offers a Fix. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;9/8/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33179, p9 

    The article reports on the proposal of Governor Bill Richardson in New Mexico to reduce the revenue deficit in 2010. Richardson states that his plan was based on current revenue projections and will close the profit deficits in education and taxation. He also added that his proposal maintained...

  • N.M. Governor Offers $3.4B Budget, Capital Outlay Changes. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;1/5/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31793, p4 

    Reports on the multi-million dollar proposal state budget by Governor Bill Richardson for fiscal 2005 in New Mexico. Significance of the budget plan in creating schools and jobs for New Mexicans; Commitment of Richardson to cut fraud and implement necessary cost controls; Recommendation of...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics