Category Archives: State budget

What else is new? Newsom’s budget calls for more spending, higher taxes

By Jon Coupal | To the surprise of absolutely no one, California’s new governor has proposed a state budget with billions in increased spending and lots of tax hikes. And, as an added bonus, he is proposing new mandates on … Continue reading

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California’s Budget 2010–2018

Fast revenue growth, even faster expense growth By David Crane | California’s annual General Fund revenues grew a fast 46 percent during Jerry Brown’s eight-year tenure as governor. That makes sense given the stock market more than doubled over that … Continue reading

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