Budgets by state. The budget of a government is a summary or plan of the intended revenues and expenditures of that government. State of alabama dept. Proudly founded by william penn in 1681 as a place of tolerance and freedom.
State officials certainly take an obligation to balance the budget seriously and in the debate over a federal balanced budget in the early and mid 1990s much of the. Requirements that states balance their budgets are often said to be a major difference between state and federal budgeting. In this fiery talk bill gates says that state budgets are riddled with accounting tricks that disguise the true cost of health care and pensions and weighted with worsening deficits with the financing of education at the losing end.
Statewide summary and agency detail reports project maps by county and district. Union street suite 237. The local government services division of the state auditors office is charged with the responsibility of approving property tax levy rates the review and approval of general operating budgets budget revisions for county commissions municipalities and providing training and technical assistance to local governments in the state.
There are three types of government budget. To view a budget you must select the county andor the budget type. Americas school systems are funded by the 50 states.
Search for a budget search for a financial report. Weak revenue performance helped drive cumulative state budget gaps in fy 2009 above 117 billion.