California tax revenues continue to pour in. A strong October pulled the state nearly a billion dollars above budget projections for the fiscal year that began in July. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.
A gimmick used to paper over one of California's largest-ever budget deficits is now finally paid off - but not without costing the state billions of extra dollars. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.
The non-partisan California Legislative Analyst's Office has reviewed Governor Jerry Brown's budget proposal, and agrees with the Governor that there will be little money for priorities other than education, even if the state sees surging revenues. Capital Public Radio's Ben Adler reports.
Shortly after Governor Jerry Brown released his annual California budget proposal, it came under fire from various corners of the State Legislature... including some of Brown's fellow Democrats. Legislative leaders particularly take issue with the Governor's spending priorities in regard to poverty programs. We've got details in a feature report from Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr.