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- The Fleecing of California--Spend Now, Worry Later. Battin, Jim // San Diego Business Journal;7/2/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 27, p35
Comments on the defeat of the proposed 2001-2002 budget of California Governor Gray Davis in the state legislature. Reasons behind the defeat of the proposed budget; Objectionable features; Need for a bipartisan measure that will demonstrate fiscal responsibility.
- Proposed Sales Tax Would Back Bonds to Close Calif. Shortfall. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;5/15/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31636, p1
In his revised budget plan announced on may 14, 2003, California governor Gray Davis urged for a half-cent sales tax to support bonds to close 10.7 billion dollar of the 38 billion dollar budget shortfall through fiscal 2004. The half-cent tax would raise about 2.3 billion dollar each year to...
- Arnold rides a tiger. Zuckerman, Mortimer B. // U.S. News & World Report;10/20/2003, Vol. 135 Issue 13, p72
Editorial. Discusses the recall election in California that in turn put Arnold Schwarzenegger in the governor's seat. Turnout for the recall election, which ended up being greater than that of the general election; Schwarzenegger's victory and how it has broken a cycle in which the California...
- COMPETING CALIFORNIA TAX RELIEF PACKAGES. Micheli, Chris // Corporate Business Taxation Monthly;Apr2001, Vol. 2 Issue 7, p20
In January 10, 2001, Gray Davis, governor of California, released his proposed 2001-02 State Budget, which includes a number of important tax relief provisions. According to the governor's budget, these targeted tax changes are designed to reduce the tax burden on consumers and businesses,...
- All Eyes on Davis as California Governor Unveils Revised Budget. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;5/14/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31386, p29
Reports the presentation of the governor Gray Davis of its budget revision of state finances in California. Budget deficit for the fiscal year; Possibility of raising taxes; Amount of the securitization proposed by Davis.
- California State and Local Officials Wary of Budget Plan's Long-Term Success. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;5/19/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31638, p4
The article focuses on concerns of municipal officials on California Governor Gray Davis' revised budget plan. California plans to sell at least $11 billion of revenue anticipation warrants on June 11, 2003 and possibly another $5 billion of revenue anticipation notes after that, which has...
- California's Davis Unveils $104 Billion Budget. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;01/12/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31056, p4
Reports that California Governor Gray Davis released his budget proposal for 2001. Total value of the budget proposed by Davis; Davis' allocation of a certain portion of the total budget to help resolve the state's energy crisis; Breakdown of the state budget unveiled by the governor.
- A memo to my wife. McClintock, Tom // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;6/27/2003, Issue 323105, p23
Criticizes California governor Gray Davis' handling of the state's budget through a mock memorandum supposedly sent by the author to his wife. Slashing of state budget; Postponement of payment of money owed to schools by the state; Cut in medicare spending; Tax increase; College fund; Use of...
- Share the Wealth. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;8/15/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31700, p31
Reports on the approval of a legislation by California governor Gray Davis that allows Indian tribes to get funds from tribes with casinos. Potential benefits of the funds to be received by the Indian tribes.