State Lawmakers Meet In Rare Session With Gov. Newsom To Address $54.3 Billion Budget DeficitThe California Assembly met in an extraordinary session Tuesday to question Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration about its plan to fill an estimated $54.3 billion budget deficit created by the effects of the coronavirus.
California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus ResponseCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom took an extra $1.8 billion from the state's dwindling coffers to pay for more protective gear and extra hospital beds to aid the state's response to the coronavirus.
San Francisco Facing $1.7B Budget Deficit Over Next 2 1/2 YearsSan Francisco is facing a $1.7 billion deficit over the next two and a half years without even considering emergency response spending on the coronavirus, the mayor's office announced Wednesday.
Coronavirus Prompts California Cities To Project 2-Year Losses Of $6.7 BillionFrom the Bay Area to Southern California, the state's 482 cities say they will collectively lose $6.7 billion over the next two years because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Effect To Increase San Francisco Budget Deficit To More Than $1 BillionA new report released Tuesday by San Francisco city leaders projected the city’s budget deficit for the upcoming two-year budget could increase to more than $1 billion as a result of the novel coronavirus.
Gov. Brown Wants More For Schools In Revised Spending PlanCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking more spending on schools and child care. He announced Thursday a revised outlook for the budget year that starts July 1.
BART Considers Changes To Solve Multi-Million Dollar Budget DeficitThe Bay Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors on Thursday weighed cost-cutting proposals to address a multi-million dollar budget shortfall.
California May Face $2 Billion Budget Deficit, Gov. Brown WarnsGov. Jerry Brown has proposed a $122.5 billion budget for California and is warning of a possible $2 billion deficit in the coming fiscal year.
Alameda Co. Cuts Court Clerk Office Hours Due To $5 Million Budget DeficitAlameda County Superior Court clerks' office hours are being reduced starting Tuesday as a result of a sizable budget deficit.
BART Projects Potential $477M Budget Deficit Over Next DecadeAs revenue growth slows, BART is facing the possibility of a $477 million budget deficit over the next 10 years, BART officials said Thursday.
California To Have $10 Billion Budget Surplus By 2017, Analyst SaysCalifornia's independent legislative analyst is offering a rosier financial forecast for the state than in the last several years.