National Governors' Group Ousts Shafroth
- Shafroth says Internet tax ban effort is part of federal preemption trend. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;03/15/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30849, p6
Presents the views of the National Governors' Association's chief lobbyist, Frank Shafroth, on the campaign to ban the taxation of electronic commerce in the United States. Serious attack on state and local governments' fundamental rights to determine their revenue policies; Pressure on the...
- 'Dr. Doom' leaves NLC, shifting his attention from cities to states. Meisler, Daniel // Bond Buyer;04/20/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30623, p35
Focuses on the departure of lobbyist Frank Shafroth from the United States-based National League of Cities. Proposal to take a similar position at the National Governors' Association; Advocacy of cities' authority to issue tax-exempt bonds.
- Congressional changes will affect cities, unfunded mandates on the agenda. // American City & County;Jan1995, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p55
Reports on the views of Frank Shafroth, the Director of Policy and Federal Relations for the National League of Cities on the impact of the November 1994 elections on the cities in the United States.
- NGA: Economic Trouble to Last Longer for States. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;5/3/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31379, p4
Reports the caution on state budgets by director Frank Shafroth in the U.S. Projections on state budget totals; Probability of lower state credit ratings; Relation between revenue and state spending.
- NGA official: Tax the Internet or jeopardize credit quality. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;12/17/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30790, p7
Reports on the views of National Governors' Association lobbyist Frank Shafroth on taxing online purchases in the United States. Impact of Internet taxes on the credit quality of municipal bonds; Concerns on the erosion of sales- and use-tax revenues; Effects on state and local revenues.
- Governors' group opens trade office in Moscow. // Business America;8/23/93, Vol. 114 Issue 17, p15
Reports on the establishment of the National Governors' Association office in Moscow, Russia. Purpose of the project; Duration; Review upon expiration of one-year period.
- Governors Pressure President for Fiscal Help. Richard, Alan // Education Week;3/5/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p18
Focuses on concerns of the National Governors Association regarding economic crisis and federal education mandates. Response of the U.S. president to fiscal help requests of the Association; Discussion on early childhood programs.
- Governors on other side. Weissenstein, Eric // Modern Healthcare;02/10/97, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p2
Reports that the National Governors' Association in the United States, passed a resolution at its meeting in Washington D.C., opposing per-capita caps on federal Medicaid spending. Other issues opposed by the National Governors' Association; Need to control spending in the United States.
- Rethinking state development policies and programs. Kayne, Joseph A.; Shonka, Molly E. // Economic Development Review;Fall94, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p68
Discusses the policies resolved by the National Governors' Association (NGA) of the United States concerning the use of public subsidies and incentives for private investments. Impact of international trade agreements on the policies concerning incentives; Updating of state policies toward...