California's Prison Issues
- Prison reform should rise to the top of the agenda. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;8/11/2006, Issue 323594, p24
The article expresses support for California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's prison reform proposal. The governor has asked for about $6 billion to fund prison construction projects, additional medical care facilities and additional correctional officer training facility in Southern California....
- A Governor's Gamble. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;7/30/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31937, p1
Reports on the bond issuance to provide a cash infusion for California in return for allowing expanded tribal gambling rights. Agreement between Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger with five Indian tribes; Reaction of the voters to two gaming proposals; Generation of additional state revenue.
- Deadlocks and Mindsets. Campbell, John // Orange County Business Journal;12/15/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 50, p43
Comments on the request of Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger for a bond issue and a spending limit in California. Petition for real workers' compensation reform; Support of the Republican Assembly to the governor's request; Opposition of Democratic Senator John Burton on governor's proposal.
- Schwarzenegger's Gamble. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;1/13/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31799, p1
Focuses on the proposed budget for fiscal 2005 by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger in California. Worth of the proposed budget; Link of the bond referendum to a spending capital measure; Call for the sale of pension obligation bonds.
- Sizing Up California's New Derivatives Market. Hanson, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/5/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32481, p1
The article reports that California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has approved a bill that legalize the use of derivatives and hedges on California general obligation bonds. The move opens door to the realm of public finance business in California. According to some officials, growth in the...
- Infrastructure Bonds on Back Burner. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;1/26/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32555, p1
The article reports that California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed an executive order on January 24, 2007 that calls for the establishment of guidelines and accountability for effectively using the bond proceeds. The California State Allocation Board has released more than $300...
- CALIFORNIA: Yes to Yet More State Bonds. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;1/26/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32555, p9
The article reports on the survey released by Public Policy Institute of California, disclosing that voters are inclined to favor Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's proposal to authorize an additional $43.3 billion of bonds. The bond proposal are in addition to the $42.7 billion of general...
- The Mother of All Budget Sagas Just Keeps Going. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;3/8/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31836, Bond Buyer p68
Focuses on the budget proposal of California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Amount of proposed budget calling in spending cuts; Proposal on bond issue to finance accumulated budget deficits; Optimistic assumption of the budget plan.
- California's Schwarzenegger Presents $85.7B Budget. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;1/11/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32047, p36
The article informs about California Governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger announced his $853 billion general fund spending plan for fiscal 2006. With the state facing a structural budget gap of more than $8 billion, the proposal includes a variety of budget cuts and one-time measures to close the...