Cutting Taxes, Raising Taxes, Building Schools
- Politicians must face up to drastic budget decisions. Limbach, Joanne // Crain's Cleveland Business;11/18/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 46, p14
Opines that legislators need to take steps to overcome the problems raised due to Ohio's project budget shortfall for 2003. Points discussed in the budget; Value of the budget; Shortfalls of the budget; Recommendations of a committee appointed by the Taft administration and the Ohio House to...
- NGA: Weak Economy, Rising Costs Will Lead to Continued High Issuance. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;6/27/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31666, p5
State bond issuance will continue at its current high level in the near future as the states struggle with rising costs and declining revenues, the executive director of a group representing governors predicted on June 26, 2003. Weak revenues coupled with the rising cost of providing services to...
- State budget figures showing slide in economy. JOHNSON, ALAN // Crain's Cleveland Business;10/19/98, Vol. 19 Issue 42, p15
Reports on economic developments in Ohio. Budget figures for September 1998 showing slide in economy; Results in the six-month report from the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation; Report challenging the `stranded costs' in deregulating Ohio's electric industry.
- Kentucky Lawmakers Expected to OK Budget, Governor to Review Bonding. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;4/4/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32353, p34
The article reports on the agreement of the key leaders in General Assembly in Kentucky pertaining to the state's 2006 to 2008 budget bill. The budget bill has been waiting for Governor Ernie Fletcher confirmation. This budget proposal has included about two billion of the state's borrowing. A...
- Issuance Is Down, While Officials Aim to Solve the Liability Dilemma. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;3/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32350, Special section p50
The article provides an overview of the fiscal condition of Ohio. The decline in the state's bond issuance in 2005 is attributed to fewer refundings. Ohio allocated 5 percent of its pension funds toward retiree health care but it was reduced in 2004 to ensure the stability of the pension system....
- He's no hack. // Crain's Cleveland Business;9/15/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 37, p10
The article comments on law related to the state budget in Ohio. The Ohio Constitution requires elected officials in Columbus, Ohio, to balance the state budget. It is stated that Governor Ted Strickland deserves credit for displaying foresight and prudence as he tries to avert a big budget...
- TOP ISSUERS: ALL OF 2000. // Bond Buyer;01/02/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31048, p33
Ranks the top ten state issuers of bonds in the United States based on the net value of bonds issued in 2000. Number of bond issues in the different states during the year; Notes on how the state issuers of bonds were ranked.
- Washington Readies $1.5B New-Money, Refunding Deal. Jensen, Randall // Bond Buyer;1/26/2012, Vol. 379 Issue 33653, p7
The article reports that the Washington state government will be selling 1.5 billion dollars worth of bonds in January 2012.
- Results of Negotiated Sales. // Bond Buyer;11/14/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31017, p18
Presents data on negotiated state bond sales in California, Florida, Missouri, New Mexico and other states. Special Facilities Revenue Bonds; Subordinate Tax Allocation Bonds; Tax Increment Revenue Bonds.