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- Power Parity in Oregon. Wong, Peter // State Legislatures;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p22
Describes how Oregon lawmakers forged a historic power-sharing agreement after the 2002 general election resulted in a tie in the U.S. Senate. Creation of a framework for the power sharing agreement; Historical background on leadership crises in the Senate; Efforts made by the Oregon Senate to...
- Letter from the Executive Director. Friedman, Jerry W. // Policy & Practice of Public Human Services;Mar2002, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p3
Focuses on the rising health care cost in the U.S. Decline in the revenue of state budgets; Reduction of state tax revenues; Impact of the major policy and financial actions of the Congress on human service programs.
- State budget remains unfinished. // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);5/18/2011, Vol. 109 Issue 6, p5A
In this article, the author discusses the continued development and discussion of state budget around 160 billion dollar in the U.S. House and Senate Congresses.
- STATE BUDGET CONTINUES TO PUZZLE LAWMAKERS. // TIPRO Target Newsletter;4/21/2011, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p3
The article reports on the issue concerning the possible sources of budgets for the U.S. states and highlights the efforts of the Senate Finance Committee in evaluating proposals about the ways of raising money for the budget.
- Senate to 'work to last minute' for on-time budget. Gormley, Michael // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;3/26/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 73, p2
The article reports that the Senate's Democratic majority promised to work overtime to get the state's budget on-time in New York.
- Senate passes budget bill. // Grand Saline Sun (TX);3/28/2013, Vol. 116 Issue 13, p10
The article reports on the approval of the U.S. Senate on the state budget that would spend $95 billion in state revenue for 2014 and 2015.
- Biennial Budgeting: Three States' Experiences: GAO-01-132. // GAO Reports;10/27/2000, p1
Members of Congress periodically have expressed interest in converting the federal budget process from an annual to a biennial cycle. Congress believes that the time spent on these activities has come at the expense of congressional oversight and authorization responsibilities. To better...
- Final hurdles on budget stand before lawmakers. Sterling, Ed // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);5/23/2013, Vol. 111 Issue 8, p5A
The article reports that a committee of House and Senate negotiators agreed on a proposed state budget for the years from 2014-2015.
- Senate considers House-modified Btu tax. // Electric Light & Power;Jul93, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p4
Reports on the discussion of the proposed state budget of President Bill Clinton and energy tax by the U.S. Senate Finance Committee.