LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday authorized staff to begin the process of borrowing up to $70 million to help cover the rising cost of civil lawsuit payouts, which have created a budget deficit. 231 more words
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HAS MS STURGEON LOST IT?
Although a competent enough and shrewd politician in the past, it seems that the leader of the SNP, Nicola Sturgeon, is becoming increasingly politically desperate and painting herself into a corner from which she is unlikely to be rescued unscathed. 548 more words
SACRAMENTO (CBS / AP) – Gov. Jerry Brown has proposed a $122.5 billion budget for California and is warning of a possible $2 billion deficit in the coming fiscal year. 118 more words
The Oregon Legislature will meet Monday to swear in newly elected members, adopt rules, and officially read bills – lots of bills.
The Senate has set a record for the number of presession-filed bills, with 738 this year. 8 more words
Although Oregon is facing a $1.7 billion budget shortfall over the next two years, state economist Mark McMullen does not expect the 2017 Oregon Legislature to pass any tax reform measures that would raise significant amounts of new revenue. 12 more words
OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Alameda County Superior Court clerks’ office hours are being reduced starting Tuesday as a result of a sizable budget deficit.
Court officials made the announcement about the reduced hours in November, citing a budget deficit of more than $5 million to start fiscal year 2016-17, court officials said. 212 more words