Virginia's $324 Million Surplus to Fund Transportation, Pad Rainy-Day Fund
- Standard & Poor's Raises D.C.'s GO Debt a Notch to BBB-Plus. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;02/23/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31083, p5
Reports the upgrading of the general obligation bond rating of the District of Columbia to BBB-plus by the Standard & Poor's. Status of the district during the upgrade; Improvement of the financial operations of the district; Relevance of the budgetary surplus.
- Virginia's Fiscal Problems Could Become Bond Opportunities. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;8/30/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31314, p38
Focuses on the effect of fiscal problems on the bond ratings and issuance in Virginia. Increase in the issuance of bonds at the state level; Implication of the revenues deterioration for state capital projects; Impact of the economic growth on the budgetary situation.
- Connecticut Cutting Deficit Deal By One-Third Thanks to Surplus. // Bond Buyer;9/7/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33378, p7
The article reports on the plan of Connecticut to use a budget surplus for the reduction of a planned deficit borrowing by approximately a third in September 2010.
- Over 120,000 Greek households to receive special benefit. // Regional Today;7/30/2014, p2
The article reports on the announcement by the Finance Ministry in Athens, Greece that more than 120,000 Greek households in need were expected to receive a share of over 84 million euros from the primary budget surplus allocated for distribution to applicants based on their tax declarations.
- A surprise in the surplus. Skotnicki, Tom // BRW;9/6/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p18
Presents an overview of public finance and budget in Australia for the year 2001. Budget surpluses; Finance for education and health; Taxation; Public finance policies.
- It's time to say good-bye to federal budget surplus. Harding, Sy // New Hampshire Business Review;6/29/2001-7/12/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p18
Predicts budget deficits in New Hampshire in 2001. Indications of the end of budget surpluses; Financial status of businesses.
- SURPLUS LOOKS GOOD. // BRW;4/10/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 14, p15
The article reports that Australia's federal budget surplus is looking healthy, standing at $18.1 billion during the 12-month-period which ended in January 2008. The strong revenue means that the federal government is likely to easily surpass the forecast of a fiscal surplus of $14.4 billion for...
- Will the state budget arrive soon? // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;6/23/2006, Issue 323573, p24
The author reflects on the fiscal debate over the state budget. He discusses the allocation of the budget surplus and health care for the less fortunate children. He also mentions the fiscal differences of opinion between the Democrats and Republicans. The Democrats prefer to allocate the excess...
- In the black: explanations for the federal budget surplus. Fisher, Patrick // Social Science Journal;2003, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p49
When Bill Clinton was elected president in 1992, the United States had the largest peacetime budget deficit in the nationï¿½s history. By 1998, however, the federal government produced a budget surplus for the first time since 1969 and in 2000 the federal government had a surplus of a...