California budget 2014

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Dan Walters Daily: Budget leak is a political game

Jan 10, 2014

Politicians try to keep secrets and journalists try to figure out what they are, Dan says. Have a question you'd like Dan to answer? Post it on our Facebook page. See other Dan Walters Daily clips here.

Appeal Democrat
GOP legislators praise Brown’s budget

Area legislators on Thursday supported the fiscal restraint they said is reflected in Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed budget, but also said representatives need to guard against spending the state surplus

FOX40
California Universities Get Budget Increase – with Strings Attached

Jan 9, 2014
California Universities Get Budget Increase – with Strings Attached

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Governor Jerry Brown’s budget plan for the coming fiscal year continues a commitment to increase state money going to the University of California and the State University systems. Each will get an increase of $142 million.

But the money …


FOX40
Governor Brown Asks For Restraint In Adopting State Budget

Jan 9, 2014
Governor Brown Asks For Restraint In Adopting State Budget

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Governor Jerry Brown’s budget proposal for 2014-15 increases school funding levels by $10 billion thanks to taxes on capital gains during a stock market comeback.

But Brown also said the state was not yet “out of the wilderness” when …


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Rainy-day proposal pulls back from 2010 California budget deal

Jan 9, 2014
Rainy-day proposal pulls back from 2010 California budget deal

The proposed rainy-day fund that is a central part of Gov. Jerry Brown's budget plan would scrap some of the provisions in a measure already on the November ballot. That measure, ACA 4, was part of a 2010 budget deal between Democrats, Republicans and...

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VIDEO: Jerry Brown proceeds with caution in new budget

Jan 9, 2014

Reporter David Siders shares the highlights of Gov. Jerry Brown's budget proposal.

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Fun with numbers – details of Jerry Brown’s proposed budget

Jan 9, 2014
Fun with numbers – details of Jerry Brown’s proposed budget

It's time for some fun with numbers -- state budget numbers -- as found in the summary of Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed 2014-15 budget: -- Brown's proposed budget for 2014-15 is about 15 times as large as the first one he managed for the 1975-76 fiscal ...

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Jerry Brown’s budget leak excites some, disappoints others

Jan 9, 2014
Jerry Brown’s budget leak excites some, disappoints others

The news media rejoiced when digital copies of Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed spending plan leaked Wednesday afternoon, pushing up the governor's presentation by 24 hours. The Sacramento Bee obtained a copy and offered this early post. Not everyone wa...

Placer County Online
Runner Responds to Governor’s Budget

Jan 9, 2014

SACRAMENTO – George Runner today issued the following statement in response to Governor Jerry Brown’s 2014-15 Budget Proposal: “A budget that demonstrates fiscal restraint is essential for California to stay on track. The Governor’s high speed rail funding plan shows at least some of his funding priorities are off track. “Increased revenues are primarily...

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Rapid Response: Gov. Jerry Brown’s budget proposal

Jan 9, 2014

Here are some reactions to Gov. Jerry Brown's budget proposal.

Assembly Speaker John A. Perez:

Assembly Democrats want to maintain stability and expand opportunity. There is much in the Governor's budget proposal that supports those goals. I'm pleased to see so many areas of agreement between the Governor and the Assembly, particularly how strongly he has...



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