California's Davis Unveils $104 Billion Budget
- A memo to my wife. McClintock, Tom // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;6/27/2003, Issue 323105, p23
Criticizes California governor Gray Davis' handling of the state's budget through a mock memorandum supposedly sent by the author to his wife. Slashing of state budget; Postponement of payment of money owed to schools by the state; Cut in medicare spending; Tax increase; College fund; Use of...
- Still a bridesmaid. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;01/31/2000, Issue 322571, p26
Comments on the state budget proposal presented by California Governor Gray Davis for the 2000-2001 fiscal year. Unemployment rate for San Joaquin Valley, California; Lack of equalization aid for poor school districts; Overall economic status of California.
- California State and Local Officials Wary of Budget Plan's Long-Term Success. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;5/19/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31638, p4
The article focuses on concerns of municipal officials on California Governor Gray Davis' revised budget plan. California plans to sell at least $11 billion of revenue anticipation warrants on June 11, 2003 and possibly another $5 billion of revenue anticipation notes after that, which has...
- The Fleecing of California--Spend Now, Worry Later. Battin, Jim // San Diego Business Journal;7/2/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 27, p35
Comments on the defeat of the proposed 2001-2002 budget of California Governor Gray Davis in the state legislature. Reasons behind the defeat of the proposed budget; Objectionable features; Need for a bipartisan measure that will demonstrate fiscal responsibility.
- Gov. Davis Extends Hiring Freeze To Trim $250 Million From Deficit. // Bond Buyer;7/2/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31669, p1
Informs that California Governor Gray Davis has extended a state hiring freeze and has asserted that he will not fill vacant state jobs. Reasons behind this decision of the Governor; Expectations of the Governor from the state budget; Information on the minimum wage per hour of state employees;...
- Proposed Sales Tax Would Back Bonds to Close Calif. Shortfall. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;5/15/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31636, p1
In his revised budget plan announced on may 14, 2003, California governor Gray Davis urged for a half-cent sales tax to support bonds to close 10.7 billion dollar of the 38 billion dollar budget shortfall through fiscal 2004. The half-cent tax would raise about 2.3 billion dollar each year to...
- Calif. Colleges Dodge a Bullet in Final Budget. Fisher, Maria Jo // Community College Week;8/18/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p1
Reports on the signing of the 2003-2004 California's state budget by Governor Gray Davis and the budget reduction faced by community colleges in the state. Information on the proposed budget for the colleges; Requirements to colleges in 2003; Increase in students' fees by colleges.
- As Deficit Mounts, Davis Tries to Spare Schools. Sack, Joetta L. // Education Week;5/22/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 37, p20
Reports on the decision taken by Governor Gray Davis to revise budget plans for California in an attempt to protect schools from taxes while managing a budget deficit. Impact of Davis' refusal to suspend Proposition 98 on the concerns of educator; Effect of the budget proposal on...
- The Will of the People? Newman-Wagner, Vallerie // Lesbian News;Sep2003, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p31
On October 7, California voters will participate in a Republican-led effort to remove the state's Governor Gray Davis from office. This gubernatorial recall election will not only undermine last November's election, it will also add another $35 million to a state budget that is already pushing...