GovBeat: surplus

Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/14/2014

Michigan session preview: What to do with a $1.3 billion surplus

Tax cuts could be on the horizon.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, budgets, Michigan, session preview, surplus, tax, tax cut, tax cuts

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 01/06/2014

Session Preview: California’s new gold rush

Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative Democrats will debate how to spend $2.2 billion in surpluses.

By Reid Wilson  |  02:19 PM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, California, pre-kindergarten, prisons, session preview, States, surplus, water

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 09/13/2013

Surprise! Florida just found $846 million in the couch cushions

State lawmakers there are already jockeying over what to do with it.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  10:50 AM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, deficits, florida, NASBO, Negron, Rick Scott, surplus, tax cut