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Children’s Services Spending: Where has the axe fallen?

Calum Webb (University of Sheffield) and Paul Bywaters (Huddersfield University)

Children’s and Young Peoples’ Services, encapsulating children’s centres, safeguarding and social work, family support, services associated with looked after children, often totals nearly £10 billion of spending annually. 1,070 more words

Local Government

Why Spending Cuts are Critical to the Success of the GOP Tax Plan

The GOP just passed the largest legislative accomplishment of the Trump Presidency, tax reform. While many are thrilled about this and have already considered it a victory for the Trump administration, they should hold fast. 799 more words

Spending Cuts

Trump to rally House Republicans around Senate budget

ㅤ”The President will join a rare Sunday afternoon House GOP conference call to rally Republicans behind the budget bill. Its passage would allow Republicans to fast track their tax plan and move it forward without Senate Democratic votes, potentially giving them a legislative accomplishment Republicans desperately want after their fumbling efforts earlier this year to repeal Obamacare.” 31 more words

Politics

Tax Cuts are Meaningless without Spending Cuts

By JD Rucker – Re-Blogged From iPatriot

The evidence has been documented numerous times that cutting taxes improves the economy in ways that replace “lost” revenues for the federal government. 588 more words

Taxes & Spending

The State of Child Health: Community paediatric workforce

New report, published the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and the British Association for Community Child Health (BACCH), highlights an alarming 25% shortfall in the number of community paediatricians. 127 more words

Guidance

'OPB Politics Now': Corporate Tax Reform Dies In Salem 

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced she and her fellow Democrats are abandoning efforts to increase corporate tax revenue. As a deadline looms to close a $1.4 billion budget gap, Brown and lawmakers are instead focusing their efforts on a healthcare provider tax and spending cuts. 14 more words

Oregon Legislature

Editorial: Political impasse looms in Salem

There’s still time for the Oregon Legislature to tackle all of the big-ticket items on its list for this session before the clock runs out July 10. 63 more words

Oregon Legislature