DES MOINES, Iowa — Tuesday night Des Moines city leaders were painting a clear picture of what they think it will take to balance next year’s budget. 156 more words
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The State of Kansas is facing a budget shortfall after passing aggressive tax cuts designed to improve the economy. Unfortunately in government anymore it seems one of the few things that politicians can be bipartisan about is complaining. 173 more words
SACRAMENTO (AP) — The state Senate faces a budget shortfall of between $3 million and $4 million this fiscal year, helping explain why it laid off 39 of its roughly 1,000 staff members last month. 249 more words
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is trimming numerous state agencies by $54.6 million to help balance Connecticut’s current $20 billion budget.
The cuts were released Thursday, a day before Malloy’s budget director was to brief lawmakers on how the administration planned to address a projected $99.5 million shortfall. 105 more words
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ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Gov.-elect Larry Hogan said Monday that he remains committed to pursuing tax relief in his first year in office — despite a projected budget shortfall — and he would consider calling a special session to do additional work on the state’s finances, if needed next year. 527 more words
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Kansas will face a $279 million budget shortfall by July, far worse than state officials had thought before a new revenue forecast Monday that will force Gov. 520 more words