Aug 13, 2014 They're bad for budgets, but Americans love our state sales tax holidays.
Jul 1, 2014 They're public schools, funded by taxpayers, but they don't go by the usual book
Apr 30, 2013 State tax receipts have rebounded and are set to exceed the pre-recession peaks. After severe budget cutbacks, states are spending the new money on...what?
Jan 16, 2013 The governor of California discusses state budgets and California's fiscal prospects heading into 2013.
Jan 1, 2013 Educators continue to experiment -- trying to find formats that engage kids and help prep the workforce of the future. One new private school near Minneapolis offers a particularly "Minnesota"-style approach.
Jan 15, 2013 As Georgia confronts budget cuts, residents fights to keep the state archives funded.
Oct 19, 2012 Minnesota officials have told online learning companies they're not allowed to teach state residents unless they get a license.
Feb 27, 2012 Amid gloomy reports of government budget deficits, there was some good news at the National Governors Association meeting in Washington. State tax revenue has been rising at the fastest pace since 2006. Many states are even reporting surpluses.
Dec 15, 2011 An unexpected budget surplus sees Minnesota in the black...at least for now.
MID-DAY UPDATE: Egypt offers supplies to fellow protesters, White House works to settle mortgage breakdowns
Feb 24, 2011 As protests and violence continues to escalate in Libya, Egyptian citizens are offering more than just moral support. As Mitchell Hartman reports...