Aug 13, 2014
They're bad for budgets, but Americans love our state sales tax holidays.
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.
Oct 22, 2012
As Georgia confronts budget cuts, residents fights to keep the state archives funded.
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 2, 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...
Oct 6, 2010
Bad news: This morning, a private payroll service said U-S companies unexpectedly decreased their workforces last month by 39,000 people. Good...