A New Team Looks Backward and Foward for Capital Savings
- Snyder pushes road funding as year-end priority. GAUTZ, CHRIS // Crain's Detroit Business;10/6/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 40, p0049
The article reports on the call of Michigan Governor Rick Snyder for state lawmakers to work on the passage of a state road funding package as of October 2014. Topics covered include the estimated amount that will be spent on repairing and maintaining the state's roads and bridges, and the views...
- Surprise: We Have a Surplus. // Bond Buyer;10/19/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33601, p7
The article reports that Michigan could have an unexpected surplus of nearly 300 million dollars for the fiscal year 2011 ending September 30, which according to the Democrats should be sent to schools that will experience budget cuts in the 2012 budget.
- Spending deal would cut state funding for arts grants. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;6/10/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p6
Reports various legislative issues in Michigan. Reaction of art organizations on the proposed spending cuts to art grants; Explanation of the Department of Management and Budget press secretary Kelly Chesney on the reason for the cuts; Aim of the Detroit Regional Chamber to tweak a bill...
- Specialty crop projects get extra funding. // Michigan Farmer (0026-2153);Nov2014, Vol. 318 Issue 11, p34
The article reports that the state of Michigan will receive $1.9 million federal dollars for creation and enhancement of specialty crop development ventures.
- Debate looms over dividing state surplus. McKendry, Becky // Michigan Citizen;3/2/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 17, pA5
The article offers the insights of several people regarding the division of the expected surplus in state revenue in Michigan worth $971 million who include Doug Roberts and Charles Ballard of Michigan State University, and Representative Joe Haveman of the states House of Appropriations Committee.
- Michigan Lawmakers Fill Some Funding Holes. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;7/16/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31181, p6
Reports on Michigan legislature's decision to address some revenue shortfalls for the $38 billion 2001-02 budget. Failure to finalize school funding; Possible cuts to some school aids.
- Prisons hit hard by budget cuts. Cataldo, Rosie // Fedgazette;Jan2002, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p14
Reports on the budget cut ordered by Michigan governor and Legislature to help resolve a state budget deficit as of January 2002. Decrease in the budget of the state Corrections Department; Number of employees laid off in the department; Prisons that were affected by the budget cut.
- Michigan Colleges Woo Canadian Students. // Community College Week;5/26/2003, Vol. 15 Issue 21, p11
Reports on the impacts of the cuts in state funding on Michigan colleges' budgets as of May 26, 2003. Information on the admission of students by Ontario universities; Tuition for St. Clair County residents; Action taken by Baker College of Port Huron.
- Lack of funding keeps cyber-court offline. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;7/15/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 28, p12
Reports the stalled electronic Michigan court law due to lack of funds. Citation of problem funding operational costs; Budget for the cyber-court; Plan of court to combine business court and cyber court.