state budgets

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    Can Medicaid handle another recession?

    A new budget for fiscal years 2019 and 2020 is currently working its way through the North Carolina General Assembly (See here and here for more). Lots of discussions during budget negotiations have focused on long term sustainability…
    Jordan Roberts, June 4, 2019
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    Fiscal Responsibility on Jones Street Remains Shamefully Underreported

    Carolina Journal Editor-in-Chief Rick Henderson has noticed a big difference between North Carolina and other states. North Carolinians had much to celebrate over the Independence Day weekend. Unlike residents of, say, New Jersey. Even though the Garden State had no budget in place, Jerseyites…
    Donna Martinez, July 7, 2017
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    General Fund Nominal Percentage Expenditure Change, FY 2012 – FY 2013

    How do state budget expenditures in North Carolina compare to those in other states?  The National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO) reports that North Carolina had the 31st highest percentage increase in nominal general fund expenditures from Fiscal Year 2011 (actual) to Fiscal Year 2012 (estimated).  It was…
    Terry Stoops, June 14, 2012