Tag Archives: budget

Regents request $1.98 billion for FY 2016

The University System proposes a budget of $7.7 billion for 2015-16, with $1.98 billion of that total coming out of the state budget . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , bond funding , budget , capital projects , University System

Lawmakers prepare for a new session

Get ready for a new session of the General Assembly — a look at some of the major issues that will be in play . . .

Tags: 2013 session , budget , ethics , General Assembly , gun laws , healthcare , lobbyists

College enrollment expected to decline

For the first time in years, enrollment in Georgia’s public colleges is expected to decline for the fall semester . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , budget , student enrollment , University System

Deal emphasizes education, criminal justice revision

Gov. Deal outlines his objectives for the coming year in his ‘state of the state’ address to the Legislature . . .

Tags: budget , Nathan Deal , State of the State

Regents will ask for $1.85 billion in state funds

The Board of Regents proposes a $1.85 billion budget for the next fiscal year, plus another $300 million for University System construction projects . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , budget , University System

House, Senate adopt budget compromise

The Georgia House gives final approval to the fiscal year 2012 budget; Senate approval is now needed . . .

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Deal: Will cut 14,000 state positions

Nathan Deal proposes massive cutbacks in state jobs during his first “state of the state” address . . .

Tags: budget , eliminate state jobs , Nathan Deal , state of the state address

It’ll be a stormy start for new governor, legislators

Monday is the start of a new term for Georgia’s governor and legislators; here are the main issues they will confront during this year’s session of the General Assembly . . .

Tags: budget , education cutbacks , General Assembly , immigration control , Nathan Deal