Nebraska Gov. Would Cut 10% From All State Agencies
- NEBRASKA: More Cuts. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/24/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31250, p39
Reports on the plan of Nebraska governor Mike Johanns to propose reduction in the state budget. Increase in the state budget shortage from the original value predicted in May 2001; Reduction in the state's spending plans; Resurrection of a state-wide property tax for funding of community colleges.
- News In Brief: Nebraska Approves $170M in Cuts. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;11/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31263, p2
Reports that Nebraska governor Mike Johanns has approved several measures to reduce the state's biennial budget. Reason for the reduction; Appropriations cut by the governor for the fiscal years 2002 and 2003.
- Nebraska Legislature Waiting to See If Governor Will Veto $5.4 Billion Budget. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;5/22/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31641, p40
Nebraska governor Mike Johanns has to sign, line-item veto, or veto completely a 5.4 billion dollar for the fiscal year of 2004-2005 budget which was approved by the state Legislature. Johanns, who has vowed to reject 343 million dollar of tax increases contained in the budget, has hinted that...
- Payment limit battle takes still another turn. Laws, Forrest // Western Farm Press;5/7/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p4
Reports on the quest of George W. Bush's administration for lower payment limits to help reduce the federal budget deficit in agriculture in the U.S. Willingness of Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns to work with Congress on other cost saving recommendations; Support to the call for lower...
- Budget would cut payment limits to agriculture. Laws, Forrest // Southwest Farm Press;2/17/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p1
The article informs that the budget presented by the Federal Government would cut payment limits to agriculture. You can not say that the Bush administration "pulled any punches" in announcing its budget proposal to cut agricultural spending by $587 million in fiscal 2006, in part, by capping...
- Nebraska Governor Introduces Nearly $6B Biennial Budget. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;1/19/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32052, p28
Reports on the biennial budget proposal of Nebraska Governor Mike Johanns. Proposed settlement payment with the federal government from general fund reserves; Proposed amount for general fund appropriations in fiscal year 2006; Average budget increase.
- Johanns, farmers spar over budget. Laws, Forrest // Southwest Farm Press;5/19/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p9
This article reports that a group of Tennessee farmers, state officials and farm organization representatives had the opportunity to meet Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns and talk with him about the impact U.S. President George W. Bush's budget proposals would have on cotton and rice farmers....
- EAB funding shortfall prompts reaction from state legislators. Sinopoli, Joseph // American Nurseryman;6/1/2006, Vol. 203 Issue 11, p8
The article reports that United States senators from Indiana, Michigan and Ohio have written a letter to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Michael Johanns requesting emergency funding to fight the spread of the beetle, emerald ash borer (EAB). According to the article, a total of $10 million has...
- State Sees No End To Belt-Tightening. Borja, Rhea R. // Education Week;1/28/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 20, p20
Governor of Nebraska Mike Johanns proposed making a temporary cut in Nebraska school aid permanent, as of January 28, 2004, in order to help close a projected $211 million budget gap in the current two-year, $5.4 billion budget for fiscal 2004 and 2005. The proposed change would save the state a...