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- SEEING RED. Heatherly, Charles // Business North Carolina;May 2001, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p22
Analyzes the causes of budget crisis in North Carolina. Promises made by Democrat Jim Hunt to constituences in 1992; Political problem experienced by North Carolina in 1994 that affected the plan of Hunt; Total tax reductions in the state for the 2000-2001 budget year; Effect of the budget...
- N.C. jobless benefits for thousands end July 1. Carson, Stephanie // Charlotte Post;6/27/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 42, p1A
The article reports on the termination of unemployment benefits in North Carolina on July 1, 2013 because of the decision of state legislators not to accept federal funds for the extension of benefits to jobless.
- Following Terrorist Attacks, North Carolina Suffers 3% Drop in Revenue. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;10/11/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31241, p35
Reports the decline of revenue due to the terrorist attacks and economic slowdown in North Carolina. Adjustments for the fiscal 2002 budget; Meeting between Treasurer Richard Moore and other officials and the rating agencies on the budget; Plans of the state to issue revenue bonds.
- North Carolina adjourns. // State Government News;Aug2000, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p9
Reports that North Carolina expanded funding for Smart Start to give every county access to affordable child care, health care for children and parent education. Information on the budget; Laws passed by the General Assembly before adjourning.
- N.C. Colleges Face Shrinking Budgets. Yates, Eleanor Lee // Community College Week;4/29/2002, Vol. 14 Issue 19, p11
Focuses on the planned spending cuts for the state community colleges in North Carolina. Implications of the spending cuts to the budget appropriated for the colleges; Comments from Governor Mike Easley; Information on Mayland Community College in Spruce Pine.
- Munis a Bit Firmer; Wake County Holds Off. Scarchilli, Michael // Bond Buyer;4/28/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33307, p2
The article reports on the bond trading activity at the municipal level in the U.S. wherein Wake County, North Carolina has postponed its scheduled issuance of bonds due to firmer financial climate. It notes that overall tax-exempt yields from issued bonds were lower by one to two basis points,...
- N.C. Budget Affords `Token' Pay Hike for College Faculty. // Community College Week;10/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p14
Reports on the pay raise that will be given to faculty and professional staff at North Carolina community colleges due to a budget resolution passed in September 2001. Details of the resolution created by the lawmakers; Significance of the budget to enrollment growth money.
- North Carolina Medicaid Update. // ASHA Leader;11/3/2009, Vol. 14 Issue 14, p8
The article reports on the 9% reduction rate set by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) on Medicaid funding in North Carolina instead of the 3% proposed reduction of the legislature. It notes that in an act to balance the state's budget and reduce spending, the North Carolina...
- Local Area Participation in State Finances: North Carolina, 1961-1962. Reeb, Donald J.; Wicker, W. Jake // Land Economics;Aug68, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p383
State governments now provide about ten billions in state payments to their local governments and spend another twenty billions directly on state services. The five percent of the Gross National Product (GNP) which is allocated through state finances has been increasing both in total and as a...