Steady as She Goes, With Funded Obligations and a Modest Shortfall

Carvlin, Elizabeth
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32350, Special section p52
Trade Publication
The article provides an overview of the fiscal condition of South Dakota. south Dakota has approved a $3.2 billion fiscal 2007 budget designed to eliminate a shortfall of about $5.3 million. In his budget address in December 2005, Governor Mike Rounds claims that the state is in line to eliminate a structural shortfall by fiscal 2008. Meanwhile, South Dakota has signed an agreement with the Homestake Mining Co. to develop a former gold mine as an interim underground laboratory for the National Science Foundation.


Related Articles

  • SOUTH DAKOTA. Trotter, Andrew // Education Week;1/30/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p18 

    The article reports that South Dakota Governor Michael Rounds has requested state funding for laptop computers intended for use by students and teachers in the state's public schools. It also notes that he plans to direct additional funds to support salaries in struggling school districts....

  • Adding up nickels and dimes.  // Fedgazette;Mar2009, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p12 

    The article reports on the budget deficit of South Dakota projected to reach $134 million by the end of the fiscal year of 2009. While the state may likely receive more than its deficit from the federal stimulus package, Governor Michael Rounds allegedly wants to close the deficit without it....

  • SOUTH DAKOTA.  // Campaigns & Elections (1996);May2007, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p25 

    The article reports that low-interest loans and grants were approved by the South Dakota Board of Water and Natural Resources, which will fund water, sewer and landfill projects across the state. Mike Rounds hopes to improve the scope of the projects and recommended that $15.8 million be used to...

  • K-12 Budget Includes Aid for Prepares Goals. Trotter, Andrew // Education Week;5/10/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p22 

    The article reports that South Dakota's Governor Michael Rounds has approved a $3.2 billion fiscal 2007 budget bill. The bill incorporates a so-called "sparsity formula," aimed at providing funds for the consolidation of school districts located in sparsely populated areas of the state. Rounds...

  • GOP senator wants regs gatekeeper. Wheeler, Lydia; Devaney, Tim // Hill;5/21/2015, Vol. 22 Issue 54, p10 

    The article reports that U.S. Senator Mike Rounds has introduced the Regulation Sensibility Through Oversight Restoration Resolution that would create a Joint Select Committee to review new rules enacted by federal agencies.

  • S.D. Governor Disappointed Indian Slot Removed From Parole Board.  // Native American Law Digest;Mar2005, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p3 

    The article informs that South Dakota Governor Mike Rounds is disappointed that his request to require that the state parole board include at least one Indian was removed from a bill in the legislature. The bill would have expanded the board. State Senator Bob Gray said that he took the language...

  • Elections: More Pluses Than Minuses for GA.  // AVweb;11/10/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 46a, p1 

    The article focuses on the prospects for general aviation in the114th U.S. Congress meeting which will take place in January 2015. Topics discussed include two of the U.S. Congress members Barry Loudermilk of Georgia and Mike Rounds of South Dakota as also members of the Aircraft Owners and...

  • South Dakota State Historical Society (SDHS).  // MAC Newsletter;Jan2006, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p20 

    The article highlights the celebration of the Archives Week hosted by the South Dakota State Historical Society (SDHS) and headed by Mike Rounds with its theme "Documenting South Dakota." The SDHS accepted a significant piece of state history from June Koerper of Wichita, Kansas. She donated the...

  • School Funding Increase Would Come With Caveat. Trotter, Andrew // Education Week;1/19/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 19, p19 

    The article informs that South Dakota Governor Mike Rounds made a pitch last week to increase the state's education formula spending by a record $6 million — but to some educators it might have felt more like a cut. That is because the Republican's budget proposal omits a $7.3 million...


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics