Gov. Newsom, Lawmakers Agree How To Close California Budget DeficitCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom and the Democratic state Legislature have agreed on a budget plan that would cover the state's estimated $54.3 billion budget deficit, ending weeks of high-stakes negotiations amid a pandemic and protests over racial injustice.
With No Audit, Lawmakers And DMV Look For Path ForwardThe legislature approved $90 million to upgrade the department’s outdated computer system. But the director says the 5-year project, isn’t even halfway done.
Budget Battle Brews As Trump Threatens Another Government ShutdownPresident Donald Trump has warned Congress that he will never sign another foot-tall, $1 trillion-plus government-wide spending bill like the one he did in March.
Gov. Brown Wants Millions For Homeless Aid In Proposed BudgetAbout a fourth of homeless people in the United States live in California, according to federal data.
City of Sacramento Releases $1.1 Billion BudgetThe City of Sacramento released its fiscal year 2018/19 budget today and it calls for adding 22 full-time positions
Gov. Brown's Final Budget Plan Proposes $132 billion In SpendingJerry Brown will get one of his final chances to influence California's budget Wednesday when he releases his last state spending proposal before leaving office.
Republican Says California Budget Surplus Should Go To TaxpayersThe top Republican on the Assembly budget committee says the state's budget surplus shows that Californians pay too much in taxes.
Trump Urges House GOP To Move Quickly On Budget, Tax CutsPresident Donald Trump warned House Republicans on Sunday that 2018 would be a political failure for the GOP and disappointment for the nation if they fail on tax overhaul.
Teacher Panhandles For Money To Buy School SuppliesAn Oklahoma elementary school teacher has taken to panhandling for money to buy school supplies for her third-grade classroom.
Summer Vacation? Lots Of Americans Say They Can't Afford ItNearly half of Americans say they won't be taking a vacation this summer, mostly because they can't afford it, according to a new poll.
Gov. Brown, Top California Lawmakers Announce $125 Billion Budget DealGov. Jerry Brown and Democratic legislative leaders say they have reached a deal on the state budget for the next fiscal year.
New California Transparency Rule Allows 3-Day Budget ReviewCalifornians will get three days to look over the final state budget before lawmakers take a vote this week, giving the public an unprecedented period to scour the spending plan ahead of a final decision.
Trump To Push For Overhauling Roads, Bridges, Air TrafficPresident Donald Trump is launching a major push for a $1 trillion overhaul of the nation's roads and bridges, a key item on his agenda that's been stymied in Congress and overshadowed by White House controversies.
House Passes $1.1 Trillion Government Spending BillThe House easily passed a $1.1 trillion governmentwide spending bill on Wednesday, awarding wins to both Democrats and Republicans while putting off until later this year fights over President Donald Trump's promised border wall with Mexico and massive military buildup.
Defense Department, Homeland Security, Veterans Affairs Big Winners In Trump's Proposed BudgetPresident Donald Trump has proposed a $1.15 trillion budget, but it's hardly the final word on how the federal government will spend taxpayer dollars.