Easley Signs $19B Budget
- N.C.'s Gov. Easley Offers 'Gimmick'-Free $15B Budget. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;3/10/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31589, p40
Focuses on the multi-billion dollar budget for fiscal year 2004 presented by North Carolina governor Mike Easley. Cuts in spending that are included in the budget; Issue of multi-million dollar bonds that Easley's budget comprises of; Revenue growth on which the budget proposal is based.
- Keeping Spending Down While Debt Grows. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;3/8/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31836, Bond Buyer p57
Focuses on the biennial budget for 2005 and 2005 signed by North Carolina governor Mike Easley. Increase in revenue; Amount of the state budget; Authorization for higher education needs.
- Deficit Deluge. Lemov, Penelope // Governing;May2002, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p20
Focuses on the economic situation in most states in the U.S., as of May 2002. Budget shortfall faced by North Carolina Governor Mike Easley; State real annual budget changes for the fiscal year 1993 to 2002; Key fiscal developments by number of states, as of January 2002.
- N.C. Governor's Emergency Moves Could Affect GO Sale. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;02/12/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31075, p3
Reports on the effects of North Carolina Governor Mike Easley's budget action on general obligation bond sales. Budget deficit of the state; Cuts in state agency budgets.
- '30s-style tax structure no longer fits the state. Cline, Ned // Business North Carolina;Jun2003, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p22
Comments on the state government system of North Carolina. Impact of the government system on state's budget deficit; Foundation of state government; Inequities and inefficiencies in state government; Reason for the program cuts and tax changes proposed by Governor Mike Easley.
- Tough Times Have N.C. Governments Scaling Back Referendums. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;5/22/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31389, p3
Reports the 2002 legislative session on budget deficits in North Carolina. Impact of the budget deficits on bond referendums; Release of budget proposal from Governor Mike Easley; Approval of the local bond issues.
- North Carolina Raises Minimum Wage. Derrick, Paul H.; McAtee, Richard S. // Venulex Legal Summaries;2006 Q3, p1
The article reports on a wage increase imposed by the state of North Carolina. The measure, which requires employers in the state to increase the minimum wage of employees, is signed into law by Governor Mike Easley. The governor explained that the increase is necessary to help North Carolinians...
- New budget includes raises for employees. Merkel, Jim // Granite City Press-Record;7/11/2012, Vol. 54 Issue 28, pA3
The article looks at the vote of the Granite City Council for passing the May 1, 2012 to April 30, 2013 budget of 24.3 million U.S. dollars (USD) that will include 2.5% to 7% salary increases for some employees and appointed city workers.
- City tax rate to fall about two cents. TREUL, DON // Breckenridge American;8/23/2008, p1
The article reports on the public hearing held by the city of Breckenridge on August 21, 2008 for the proposed 2008-2009 tax rate and budget. As stated, the tax rate will be based on the proposed 4% salary increase for employees. The budget includes the purchase of vehicles and heavy equipment,...