Missouri to Cut 870 Jobs to Help Close Budget Gap

Shields, Yvette
January 2003
Bond Buyer;1/3/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31545, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the downsizing of organizations in Missouri to compensate the state's budget deficits in 2003. Difference between the predicted and actual tax collections; Positions where majority of the job cuts are expected; Average withholdings across all agencies in the state.


Related Articles

  • Schools Largely Spared in Budget Slashing in Georgia. Bradley, Ann // Education Week;9/11/1991, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p14 

    The article reports on the impact of the budget cuts on the local school systems in Georgia. The legislature has approved to cut 2,189 state employees in order to make up for the 415 million deficit in Georgia's 7.54 billion budget. The state education department will lose about 8 percent of the...

  • Students Protest Proposed $14M in Cuts, 78 Layoffs. Wiedemann, Liz // San Diego Business Journal;4/28/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 17, p13 

    The article reports on the protests of two dozen students on the $14 million budget cuts and layoffs facing the Escondido Union School District on April 9 at the Mission Middle School campus in Escondido, California. The author stated 78 teachers and counselors in the district may be laid off....

  • BUDGET CUTS.  // Fire Engineering;Apr2005, Vol. 158 Issue 4, p48 

    This article focuses on budget crisis of Midwest countries. In Ohio, Cleveland and Daylon have had major cuts in staffing because of layoffs. Other parts of the country are struggling as well. Toledo have been in a budget crisis for several years now. In 2004, it experienced $4 million deficit....

  • Tucson Eyes 15% Solution. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;1/5/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33245, p9 

    The article reports on the plan to reduce the fiscal 2010 budget by 15 percent to avoid deficit in Tucson, Arizona. City manager Mike Letcher states that the plan will help in preventing shortage due to a lower tax collection. The plan to slash the budget may lead to the reduction of the number...

  • GEORGIA: Atlanta Weighs Job Cuts. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;2/21/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32820, p9 

    The article focuses on the need to cut jobs in Atlanta, Georgia due to budget deficit. The city's Mayor Shirley Franklin announce a $70 million shortfall for the current fiscal year and said disciplined spending could solve the problem. He noted that the problem be attributed to the ailing...

  • Pink slips at WBAI in mid-November 2008. Boyd, Herb // New York Amsterdam News;10/30/2008, Vol. 99 Issue 45, p30 

    The article reports on the dismissal key staff members of WBAI-FM in New York by the middle of November 2008. They include Dred Scott Keys and three other vital personnel in the station. It notes that the station is having budget cuts due to its systematic problems, rendering it almost...

  • Cuts Could Force Arizona DOT To Fire Up to 60% of Workforce. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;10/29/2009, Vol. 370 Issue 33208, p3 

    The article reports on the reduction of 60% workforce in the Department of Transportation (DOT) in Arizona. Brought by a 2 billion dollars budget deficit, DOT has forced to fire up to 60% of its employees, pull up all non-emergency maintenance and cease all highway rest stops. The decision of...

  • Stanford "repositions," library faces major cuts. Gaughan, Thomas // American Libraries;May90, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p391 

    Reports that Stanford University libraries face the task of implementing budget cuts of 10-20 percent during the next two fiscal years. Plans of the school to reposition itself by leaner, more efficient operations; Possibility of some job losses; Role of the 1989 earthquake which damaged a wing...

  • Government employee layoffs to be spread out over one year. Marino, John // Caribbean Business;3/12/2009, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p2 

    The article reports on the plan of Caribbean government to downsize 30,000 jobs in 2010 to trim $2 billion budget. According to La Fortaleza Chief of Staff Juan Carlos Blanco, Fortuño administration will spread the layoffs over the next fiscal year. He also stated that the dismissal will...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics