Pennsylvania’s $1.1B education spending projections questioned

(The Center Square) – Gov. Josh Shapiro wants to spend $1.1 billion more on education during…

Mayor Adams walks back more budget cuts

(The Center Square) — New York City Mayor Eric Adams is walking back more proposed budget…

Retailers push back on Pritzker’s proposal to cap sales tax credit they claim

(The Center Square) – Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s budget proposal includes going after Illinois retailers’ earnings, something…

New York City announces more asylum spending cuts for a total of 30%

New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced on Wednesday that his administration is cutting 10% in…

Hochul tries to expand her power with move critics say creates a ‘dangerous precedent’

New York Comptroller Tom DiNapoli claimed Gov. Kathy Hochul (D-NY) is attempting to deprive him of…

Budget hawk fears spending plan may trigger future 46% income tax hike

(The Center Square) – After Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro unveiled his $48.3 billion spending plan earlier…

Hochul proposes banning ‘deceptive’ AI used in misleading advertisements

Gov. Kathy Hochul (D-NY) proposed banning the “deceptive” use of artificial intelligence, including its misleading use…

New York City transit agency’s needs at $42 billion: Report

(The Center Square) — New York City’s public transit system needs $42 billion in repairs over…

Pennsylvania governor’s ‘ambitious’ budget proposes legalizing marijuana for revenue

Gov. Josh Shapiro (D-PA) revealed his 2024-25 budget proposal Tuesday in which he plans to invest…

Big spending projects absent from Missouri’s $51.8B budget for fiscal year 2025

(The Center Square) – Republican Gov. Mike Parson’s $51.8 billion budget for fiscal year 2025 doesn’t…

Healey focuses on education, infrastructure in proposed budget

(The Center Square) – Massachusetts Gov. Maura Healey has filed $56.1 billion in budget recommendations for…

Rumored Biden successor tries to fix his state’s poor record on higher education

Gov. Josh Shapiro (D-PA) is introducing a four-point plan in his 2024-25 budget proposal next month…

House Budget Committee advances bill to create fiscal commission

(The Center Square) — The House Budget Committee passed a bill Thursday to create a bipartisan…

Bill to create fiscal committee to rein in $34 trillion national debt advances in House

The House Budget Committee voted Thursday to advance landmark legislation that would create a fiscal committee…

Pennsylvania’s pandemic fiscal Band-Aid falling off

(The Center Square) – The pandemic-era fiscal Band-Aid keeping Pennsylvania’s checkbook balanced has all but fallen…

Biden EPA’s ‘rush-to-green agenda’ had $7 billion price tag agency didn’t explain

The Environmental Protection Agency’s internal watchdog found the agency underreported $7 billion from fiscal spending in…

Newsom forced to slash Democrats’ favored plans to fill gaping deficit in California

In a budget proposal Wednesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-CA) proposed cuts to various programs, including those…

Reynolds asks lawmakers to implement flat income tax rate this year

(The Center Square) – Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is asking lawmakers to implement a 3.65% flat…