|April 15, 2014
In the last minute rush to file state and federal income taxes, Arizonans may want to consider the return on investment we get for our tax dollars.
Budget and Taxes
|January 17, 2014
Governor Brewer’s budget proposal sets a good initial framework for the public conversation on the investments that are needed to combine with leadership and proven policies to protect children from abuse and neglect.
|September 12, 2013
Repeated cuts to Arizona classrooms have been so severe that even with last year’s $82 million increase in state K-12 funding, Arizona has the third highest state funding cuts per student in the country since the recession began.
|September 5, 2013
The Joint Legislative Budget Committee staff recently released information showing that Arizona’s General Fund spending as a percent of the state’s personal income is the lowest it has been in 20 years.
|July 23, 2013
The Arizona economy and state revenues still struggle for a full recovery from the Great Recession and the expiration of the temporary sales tax takes nearly $1 billion each year out of state dollars. State funding for child care, K-12 education, and assistance for poor children remains far below what it was in 2008. Read more