After watching tax-slashing states struggle financially, some governors and legislators have stopped calling for cuts. But that doesn’t mean they won’t start again.
States' overall budgets finally surpassed pre-recession peaks this year -- but not everywhere.
Governments’ increasing reliance on special funds can put them in financial and legal trouble.
If approved, a new rule would make it easier for groups to challenge the tax exemptions that state and local governments get from the feds.