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Spending Changes in the Governor’s Proposed FY 03-05 Budget: Toward A Connecticut We Won’t Like, and a Connecticut We Can’t Afford

Publication Date: January 1st, 2000 •
Authors: Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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This summary complements our earlier summary of the Governor’s proposed revenue changes. It puts the Governor’s proposals into context by including comparisons in spending over time.

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On the General Fund Surplus: Years of Bounty, with What Result?

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Authors: Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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Revenue Changes in Governor Rowland’s Proposed FY 03-05 Budget: Who Are the Tax “Winners” and “Losers”?

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Authors: Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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The first part of a two-part summary of the Governor’s proposed FY 03-05 budget (presented to the General Assembly first week of March, several weeks late).

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Making Children Visible in Connecticut’s Tax Code

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Authors: Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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Addressing the FY 03 Deficit: PA 03-2 & How It Compares to the Vetoed Bill

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Authors: Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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This report summarizes PA 03-2, a bill adopted to mitigate the FY 03 deficit that was passed after the Governor vetoed a budget bill one week earlier.

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Addressing Deficits: A Summary of CT’s Spending Cuts to Date Part 1: Overview & Cuts in OPM, Education, DMHAS, DSS, DPH, & Judicial

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Authors: Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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Report looks at changes in state funding for a variety of programs and services using SFY 01 as a baseline.

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Where Really Does Connecticut Stand?

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Authors: Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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This report pulls together the most recent data on CT’s relative standing on tax burden, tax rates, state spending for a variety of programs and services, and other measures relevant to the current bu

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Who Pays in Connecticut: A Distributional Analysis of Connecticut’s Income, Property and Sales Taxes

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This short report, based on data from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, shows (among other things) that CT’s wealthiest 1% of tax filers pay about 4.4% of their income in state and local

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CT’s Budget Problem: Seeking Common Ground to Meet Kids’ Needs

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Authors: Ellen Scalettar, J.D., Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H. and Janice Gruendel, Ph.D.

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A lay summary of the One CT PowerPoint presentation as developed by CT Voices: CT’s Perfect Budget Storm: Fixing CT’s Fiscal Boat Rather than Throwing Families Overboard. (4 pp.)

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Treating the Wrong Problem: Spending Cuts Can’t Fix the State’s Revenue Ills

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Authors: Ellen Scalettar, J.D. and Shelley Geballe, J.D., M.P.H.

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