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- Call it constant. McDonald, Brian // New Mexico Business Journal;Jan/Feb99, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p26
Reports updates on the economic conditions in New Mexico as of February, 1999. Factors contributing to the decline of the state economy; Impact of the Asian financial crisis; Rate of employment in nonagricultural sector; Job and income growth rates; Increase in employment rate.
- California's Budget: A Tough but Necessary Choice. Salas, Mary // La Prensa San Diego;2/27/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p6
The article reports on the advantages of the budget package to the economy of California. The author states that the budget will result to $14.8 billion in spending cuts, $12.5 billion in new revenues and $5.4 billion in borrowing from future state lottery proceeds. In addition, the budget will...
- (ECONOMY) State Budget Gaps Cry for Federal Intervention. Lennon, Susan // Aging News Alert;3/5/2010, p14
The article reports that U.S. state budget gaps in the fiscal year 2010. It states that 48 states have addressed or still face shortfalls in their budgets for the year, which totals 196 billion dollars or 29% of state's budgets and the largest gaps since the Great Depression. A budget officer...
- A Stirring in Luna County. O'Hara, Debra // New Mexico Business Journal;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p49
Presents information on the economic situation in Luna County, New Mexico as of January 2002. Tourism efforts; Education and employment opportunities in 2001; Construction of the Duke Energy power plant in 2001.
- New Mexico, Too, Seems Destined for a Budget Crunch. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;8/16/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31451, p5
Reports on the government financial crisis in New Mexico. Estimation of the revenue shortfall; Reduction of fund; Economic status of the state.
- New Mexico Sees $913M Revenue Boost in FY '08 for Capital Projects. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;10/25/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32494, p3
The article reports on the highlights of the briefing on the estimated $5.69 billion in revenues in fiscal 2008 by officials from New Mexico's Department of Finance and Administration and the Legislature. According to officials, the state's tax revenues are sufficient to provide some $913...
- States' Responses to the Budget Shortfalls of 2001-2004. Kalambokidis, Laura; Reschovsky, Andrew // Challenge (05775132);Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p76
A mild recession took a far harder toll on state budgets than had been expected. States have even cut back, by some measures, on spending for primary and secondary education. The authors think budgetary restrictions are likely to continue as sources of tax revenues become more constrained.
- With TABOR Curbs Diluted, Eyes Turn to Roads, Pension. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;3/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32350, Special section p31
The article provides an overview of the fiscal condition of Colorado. The Colorado General Assembly is developing several plans to address the unfunded liability worth $11.3 billion for the state's public employee retirement system. The budget constraints was caused by the 1993 Taxpayer Bill of...
- Tightening our budget, but still helping the needy! Barron, Inez // New York Amsterdam News;11/12/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 46, p13
In this article the author highlights the effort of Governor David Paterson to address the problems in declining public finances in New York. The author argues that the state's financial problem was the result of unregulated, unchecked over-investment by Wall Street in speculative ventures,...