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Press Conference: The 2015-16 Budget – California’s Fiscal Outlook

Press Conference: The 2015-16 Budget – California’s Fiscal Outlook

November 20, 2014

Legislative Analyst Mac Taylor discusses the LAO’s report The 2015-16 Budget: California’s Fiscal Outlook with members of the press. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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Jerry Brown takes on Janet Napolitano over UC tuition hikes

Jerry Brown takes on Janet Napolitano over UC tuition hikes

November 19, 2014

As head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and governor of Arizona, Janet Napolitano has had her share of political fights — but as University of California president, she may have finally met her match in Gov.Jerry Brown. The penny-pinching Brown has come out swinging against Napolitano’s idea of hiking UC tuition 5 percent a year for [...]

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The 2015-16 Budget: California’s Fiscal Outlook

The 2015-16 Budget: California’s Fiscal Outlook

November 19, 2014

The 20th annual edition of the LAO’s Fiscal Outlook—a look at possible state revenue and spending trends over the next five years—reflects anticipated progress in building budget reserves under the recently approved Proposition 2. Specifically, absent new budget commitments, we estimate the state would end 2015-16 with $4.2 billion in total reserves, $2 billion of [...]

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