Massachusetts Senate, House Leaders Assail Governor's Budget Proposal
- As Deadline Looms, Massachusetts Governor Readies Her Own Recovery Budget. Peacock, Wayne // Bond Buyer;11/14/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31265, p5
Reports that Massachusetts Governor Jane Swift will institute her own recovery budget. Estimated budget deficit faced by the state; Elimination of state jobs and reduction in state aid to municipalities; Use of reserve money judiciously for the development of state; Approval of income tax...
- Deadline Past, Massachusetts Governor Offers Her Own Deficit-Reduction Plan. Peacock, Wayne // Bond Buyer;11/20/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31269, p3
Reports that Jane Swift, Governor of Massachusetts, has given the state's legislature her proposal for reducing the state's multi-billion dollar budget deficit. Plans of the State's lawmakers to announce their budget plan; Reason why the state has been operating on an interim budget.
- Massachusetts Gov. Orders Cuts, Wants Special Session. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;10/15/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31491, p4
Focuses on the budget cuts announced by the acting governor of Massachusetts Jane Swift in order to reduce the budget deficit. Unpaid furloughs ordered to managers of executive agencies; Announcement of cuts in the health and human services; Decision of Swift to control finances of Nashoba...
- Budget cuts beget protests. Kiritsy, Laura // Bay Windows;11/23/2001, pN.PAG
Reports on the 2001 proposal of Massachusetts Acting Governor Jane Swift to cut the budget for public health programs. Reaction of Senate President Thomas Birmingham to the budget; Statement issued by Larry Kessler, executive director of AIDS Action Committee, regarding the proposal; Forecast...
- Cut, Cut, Hike. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;10/23/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31497, p31
Cites the report of a former state officials concerning the need to cut the increase in tax and spending in order to bring Wisconsin's next two-year budget into balance.
- Manila Budget Passes, But Outlook Poor. // Emerging Markets Monitor;12/9/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 33, p8
Reports on the approval of the Philippines' House of Representatives of the 2003 budget as of December 4, 2002. Budget cuts made; Revision in the planned 2003 deficit; Trading of the US$ Global '25 bond.
- Budget Games and Effort: Differences Between the United States and Latin America. Collins, Frank; Almer, Elizabeth Dreike // Journal of International Accounting, Auditing & Taxation;1999 Index, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p241
While much work has been conducted on different behavioral factors affecting the budgetary process in the U.S., little effort has been made to examine how the budget process may differ in Latin America. The current study gathers data from U.S. and Latin American respondents to examine the...
- State budget plan: good, bad and ugly. Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;5/6/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 18, p4
Reports the reductions on the state budget plan in Illinois. Outcome from the decline in state general funds revenue; Disadvantage of growing public expenditure and operating costs; Comparison to the financial trouble of the state treasury on a cash flow basis.
- GR Budget Calls For Job Cuts. Emrich, Anne Bond // Grand Rapids Business Journal;5/5/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p7
Reports on the preliminary fiscal budget plan for 2004 presented to the city commissioners of Grand Rapids, Michigan. Percentage decrease of the city's operations spending; Possible job cuts that will be brought by the proposed budget; Information on the allocation of the budget.