How the North Country fares in the new state budget
New York state has a new budget of roughly $153 billion. It includes a sizable boost in spending for schools, shifts most teenagers out of adult prisons, and expands ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft into upstate New York. The state Senate passed...
How Ohio's new state budget affects you
We've gone through the 2,600-page state budget to find out how various Ohioans are affected, from those who hunt and fish, to those trying to graduate
How the new state budget affects you
The state examined the impact of taxes on New Yorkers and passed a budget that will exempt almost 90 percent of all New York estates from estate tax.
Lawmakers now must decide whether to back major gas tax increase
Perhaps the only thing more plentiful than the potholes on Ohio's roads these days is the angst inside the Statehouse among lawmakers staring down a
How much does your school district get in the new state budget?
Carpentersville-based Community Unit District 300, East Aurora Unit District 131 and Elgin Area School District U-46 lead suburban school districts getting more money under the plan lawmakers finally approved last week. Check here to see what your school district got.
A guide to Connecticut taxes you’ll pay in new state budget
With a budget deal headed to his desk for a signature Gov. Ned Lamont is quick to point out it won't increase income or sales tax rates, or reduce aid to cities and towns But a series of tax increases and expansions in other areas, as well as postponed tax cuts and credits total about $340 million. The new taxes and fees amount to less than $180 million in a $21 billion budget. Here's where you'll notice those hikes: The sales tax on…
Explainer: Why Gov. Murphy and Lawmakers Can’t Agree on a New State Budget
But despite all the buster and ballyhoo, there’s still room for compromise — and still time to end the impasse before a government shutdown becomes imminent
What got done in California's new state budget and what didn't
A look at what California lawmakers were able to get done in this year's state budget, and which cans they kicked down the road.
3 Tips to Increase the Time People Spend Reading Your Content
Here are three things content marketers can do to better engage readers and increase the time they spend reading your content.
What the new state budget gives each Erie, Niagara county school district
The good news is state aid to fund 700 school districts across New York will go up $1 billion. The bad news is it’s not quite as much as ...
What's in the New York State Budget?
A look at the finer points of the New York State budget, which took lawmakers in Albany nine days past the deadline to pass.
New York state budget: What you need to know
Gov. Andrew Cuomo laid out his proposed budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year on Tuesday, proposing to increase aid for schools and health care.
New York State budget: 10 things Staten Islanders should know
Here are 10 New York State budget items of interest to Staten Islanders.
10 things to know about New York's state budget talks
Lawmakers and Gov. Andrew Cuomo are negotiating behind closed doors.
How the new Washington state budget will affect your taxes
The operating budget contains roughly $460 million in new taxes.
What does the state budget impasse mean for New York City schools?
The State Budget and Kids: New Report Highlights What’s at Stake — Budget and Policy Center
Such gaps in opportunity obstruct progress toward a secure and healthy future for kids. For kids of color, who are rapidly becoming the majority of our population, the gaps in opportunity are even more egregious And the data in our report only provides a superficial understanding of the opportunity gaps kids of color face – limitations in available data conceal the true extent of diversity in…
The New York State Budget: New Tax Code and Record Funding for Education
The New York State budget includes record funding for education and a tax code that could help offset new federal taxes.
What People Really Think about NJ
Ever wonder what people outside of New Jersey think about the state? Here are some of the most common stereotypes we have identified.
NJ's 100 most influential people: Arts + Science
The 5 most influential people in Arts and the 5 in Science: Inside Jersey's 100-plus Club