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  • Virginia state revenue came in $438.5 million lower than predicted

    RICHMOND – State revenues took a steeper dive last year than even pessimistic legislators assumed late last month when they finalized the state budget, putting the prospect of more spending cuts on the horizon. Revenues for fiscal 2014, which...
  • India's Modi feels heat from credit agencies, markets on budget

    NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - New Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is under pressure to perform on the economy after a budget packed with ambitious targets met mild scepticism from investors and credit-rating agencies and failed to dispel the latent...
  • Peninsula animal shelter in Newport News plods toward completion

    Peninsula animal shelter in Newport News plods toward completion
    NEWPORT NEWS — Construction workers continue pawing over an animal shelter Peninsula officials hoped would be filled with cats and dogs nearly four months ago. The Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter was initially expected to open on Jefferson...
  • Japan Finmin Aso: Japan long-term rates are abnormally low

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday that Japan's long-term interest rates are abnormally low, after the benchmark 10-year bond yield fell to 0.54 percent, a 15-month low, reflecting global low interest rates. He contrasted the...
  • Indian Budget Gives Modest Boost to Digital Economy

    HONG KONG - A couple of new TV channels and a move to expand the Internet into rural areas were among a package of media-related measures unveiled on Thursday by India's finance minister in the first budget of the new BJP government headed by Narendra...
  • How a bad Chicago Public Schools idea got worse

    How a bad Chicago Public Schools idea got worse
    In April, Chicago Public Schools officials revealed that they intended to grab what turned out to be $650 million from the district's fiscal 2016 budget. They said they wanted to shovel that not-yet-collected revenue into their fiscal 2015 budget to...
  • Water district property tax rate dropping again

    Water district property tax rate dropping again
    The property tax rate will drop again for the South Florida agency responsible for flood control and Everglades restoration. The South Florida Water Management District board on Thursday agreed to cut its tax rate for the third year in a row, despite...
  • Corbett signs $29 billion budget, slams lawmakers over pension inaction

    HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Corbett this morning said he has signed the state's 2014-15 budget, but also accused lawmakers of doing too little to repair the state's finances. Corbett said he was using his line-item veto authority to eliminate $65 million...
  • $84,586: Board of Supervisors

    Editor's note: This is part of an everyday series exploring individual line items in state and local budgets. Read the entire series at www.dailypress.com/watchdog. GLOUCESTER – Gloucester County spends $84,586 on its governing body. The seven...
  • Federal Monitor Raps State On Underfunding Community Services For DCF Kids

    The latest federal oversight report on the Department of Children and Families criticizes the state for underfunding community programs at a time when large numbers of needy children are being diverted from institutions As a result, "thousands of...
  • House, Senate: Virginia Medicaid debate in September

    House, Senate: Virginia Medicaid debate in September
    RICHMOND — The Virginia General Assembly will go back into session this September to debate Medicaid expansion, legislative leaders said Wednesday. The reconvened session would fulfill a longstanding promise from House Republican leaders, who...