SOUTH CAROLILNA: Last-Minute Budget Work
- South Carolina's Sanford Proposes Optional Flat Income Tax. Temple-west, Patrick // Bond Buyer;1/12/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33039, p4
The article announces that South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford has released a budget proposal that calls for an optimal flat income tax and cuts spending. The budget of Sanford resurrected his plan for a flat tax because he proposed a similar measure that was not passed by the legislature. It...
- SOUTH CAROLINA: Sanford's Sayonara: Cuts. Temple-West, Patrick // Bond Buyer;1/6/2011, Vol. 375 Issue 33446, p7
The article reports on the fiscal 2012 budget plan released by Governor Mark Sanford in South Carolina which bears proposals on some spending cuts which are viewed necessary in addressing the 1.3-billion-dollar budget gap of the state.
- The Budget's Impact on State Agencies. // South Carolina Business Journal;Jul2005, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p5
The article comments on South Carolina's budget for 2005 and its impact on the state agencies. The budget lawmakers presented to governor Mark Sanford, on some levels, reflected consistent agenda items. For example, in his Executive Budget, Sanford sought a 3 percent raise for state workers and...
- The Veto Gambit. . Ehrenhalt, Alan // Governing;Aug2006, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p11
The article focuses on the decision of South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford to veto the $6.6 billion state budget on June 13, 2006. The veto raised the possibility of a full-fledged government shutdown on the start of the fiscal year on July 1. Legislators voted to override the veto. Legislative...
- GOVERNOR SANFORD SIGNS COMMERCE REFORM BILL. // South Carolina Business Journal;Aug2003, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p6
Reports on the approval of a Commerce reform bill by Governor Mark Sanford in South Carolina. Disclosure requirements of incentive packages; Components of the administration's approach to state government; Public reaction to the finance reform.
- U.S. REP. MARK SANFORD, SOUTH CAROLINA. Haire, Chris // Boise Weekly;7/16/2014, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p12
The article discusses the two terms of Mark Sanford as governor of South Carolina and mentions that the state legislature overrode almost all of his vetoes.
- Bus-Fleet Upgrade a Winner, School Choice a Loser in S.C. McNeil, Michele // Education Week;7/18/2007, Vol. 26 Issue 43, p23
The article presents information about legislative approval to increase school funding in South Carolina for fiscal year 2008. Details about the budget increase and its uses are provided and include the replacement of the state's fleet of school buses. It is noted that Governor Mark Sanford...
- Taxes and Feet. Moore, Stephen // National Review;3/25/2002, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p12
This article focuses on laws governing taxation in various states of the U.S. Legislators in at least half of the states are considering tax hikes to close multi-billion-dollar budget gaps. Meanwhile, the states have proposed to cut taxes and budgets in the early 1990s. In the midst of the...
- Surplus Squabble. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;5/6/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31878, p31
Reports on South Carolina lawmakers' plan to apply the projected excess revenue to the fiscal 2005 budget instead of paying off a deficit left over from fiscal 2002. Governor Mark Sanford's opposition against the plan because of its adverse impact on the state's triple-A bond rating; Sanford's...