In a Long But Not Lost Weedend, Texas Budget Writers Get It Done
- Oklahoma Teachers Demand Special Session to Address Budget. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;10/18/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31494, p33
Reports the budget deficits in Oklahoma. Request of the educators for relief from growing classrooms and declining services; Retrenchment of teachers; Decrease of revenue collections.
- Fewer States See Red Ink, Report Finds. Zehr, Mary Ann // Education Week;12/3/2003, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p1
The number of states facing budget deficits this fiscal year has decreased dramaticallyâ€”from 31 states to 10â€”compared with fiscal 2003, according to a new report from the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL). Scott D. Pattison, the director of the Washington-based...
- Budget Director Takes the Blame Off Illinois FIRST. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;11/6/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31507, p34
Focuses on the contribution of rising health care cost to the budget deficit faced by Illinois since September 11, 2001. Analysis of the factors that would create problems for governors in the 2004 budget; Estimate of the possible increase in deficit by state officials; Support of the state's...
- Facing Shortfall, Tennessee Searches for $800 Million in Revenue. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;06/14/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31160, p3
Reports on proposed cuts to health care and education programs in Tennessee. Budget deficit facing the state in 2002; Search for sources of revenues.
- Advocates nervous as ax hovers. Baker, Sam // Hill;9/12/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 122, p26
The article offers information on the briefing event by the Alliance for Healthcare Reform on Capitol Hill to discuss what deficit reduction means for healthcare in the U.S.
- Philly's Looming Gap. Braun, Martin Z. // Bond Buyer;1/5/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31793, p37
Reports on the multi-million dollar deficit in Philadelphia's fiscal 2005 budget and a projected gap based from officials in the city in Pennsylvania. Blame of officials to the shortfall on increasing pension and health care costs for city workers; Reduction of the city's contribution to its...
- Governors Seek Controls on Deficit, Health Costs. Olson, Lynn // Education Week;2/10/1993, Vol. 12 Issue 20, p19
The article focuses on stringent steps taken by U.S. governors to rein in the federal budget deficit and control health-care cost. The decision by the state leaders to tackle the two issues that are expected to be the U.S. President Bill Clinton Administration's top domestic priorities reflects...
- KENTUCKY: Special Session Agenda. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;6/18/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33134, p9
The article reports on the special session called by Gov. Steve Beshear to the lawmakers in Kentucky. It says that the session aims to deal with a $1 billion budget deficit. It also says that the governor urged the lawmakers to solve the budget deficit without raising taxes to maintain the...
- Services to be axed or rationed as adult social care funding is cut back. Carson, Gordon; Ahmed, Maria; Samuel, Mithran // Community Care;3/9/2006, Issue 1613, p6
The article reports on the impact of the budget deficit on social care services in Great Britain. The groups whose social care services will be greatly affected by budget cuts are mentioned. The budget deficits of health councils are cited. The measures that will be undertaken by the councils to...