TITLE

State budget deficit nowat $3.1 billion

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Inside Tucson Business;3/24/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 42, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the budget statistics released by the Legislature's Joint Legislative Budget Committee in Arizona. According to their estimates, state government's budget deficit still continues to grow and totals $3.1 billion. It adds that the state tax collections in February 2008 were down 13.5% compared in 2007.
ACCESSION #
31477383

 

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