Tennessee governor proposes nearly tripling bond issuance for fiscal 1999
- Schools, not teachers, would get more money. Johnston, Robert C. // Education Week;02/19/97, Vol. 16 Issue 21, p13
Reports on Tennessee Governor Don Sundquist's unveiling of a $14.4 billion budget plan that would add $390 million in new spending for schools, juvenile justice and health care for 1997.
- Tennessee Governor's Budget Plan Pushes Flat Income Tax. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;2/11/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31322, p32
Focuses on state budget proposals put forward by Tennessee governor Don Sundquist for the fiscal year 2003. Deficit in the fiscal year 2002; Proposed revenue for fiscal 2003 to cover fiscal 2002 deficits; Income tax proposals for fiscal 2003; Hurdles in the governor's proposals.
- Tennessee governor signs 'band-aid' budget for 2000. Reisman, Michael // Bond Buyer;06/29/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30672, p5
Reports that Tennessee Governor Don Sundquist has signed a $16.6 billion state budget. Use of one-time revenues and `Band-Aid' solutions; Proposed allocation of the budget.
- Tennessee Governor Calls for New Spending and Tax Code Changes. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;02/21/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31081, p34
Focuses on the call for education and health care allocation budget despite revenue shortfall by Tennessee Governor Don Sundquist in Atlanta, Georgia. Call for tax changes to cover additional spending initiatives and shortfall; Accommodation for K-12 education and for TennCare; Salary increase...
- Tennessee governor asks for GOs, income tax for fiscal 2001. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;02/01/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30819, p3
Reports on Tennessee Governor Don Sundquist's fiscal 2001 budget proposal. Request for 210 million dollars general obligation debt; Call for a state personal income tax.
- Tennessee Legislators Hope to OK Budget in Time to Avoid Shutdown. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;06/05/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30905, p3
Reports on the efforts of the Tennessee General Assembly to come up with a budget for fiscal 2001 to avoid having the government shut down due to its failure to balance the budget. Proposal by Governor Don Sundquist; Impasse between lawmakers and Sundquist.
- Tennessee Legislature Overrides Governor's Veto of `Fudge-It Budget'. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;06/29/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30923, p4
Reports that the Tennessee Legislature has overridden Governor Don Sundquist's veto of the state's budget bill for 2001. Budget's reliance on projected revenue estimates rather than implementation of new taxes or expense reduction; Other concerns by Sundquist about the budget.
- Sundquist's Tax Would Cover Shortfalls, Teachers. Sack, Joetta L. // Education Week;2/13/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 22, p28
Focuses on Tennessee Governor Don Sundquist and his 8th and final State of the State Address in 2002. Indication that the budget would be balanced despite a shortfall of revenue; Idea that education at all levels will be funded; Brief details of the proposed fiscal 2003 budget that includes a...
- Chamber Backs Street Bonds. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;11/4/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 32996, p9
The article reports that the Citizens for Tulsa Streets, the economic development arm of the Tulsa Metro Chamber, is the largest contributor to the chamber's campaign committee supporting approval of the city's proposed $415.6 million, five-year street package in Oklahoma. The group raised...