NY Dem: GOP Budget Would Cut NYC To The CoreWith the Republicans calling to slash spending of the federal government, New York Democratic Congressman Anthony Weiner said the GOP’s budget proposal would strike too close to home, costing the city more than a $1 billion.
Conn. Libraries Have More Visitors, Smaller StaffsConnecticut officials say library use statewide is rising, even as library budgets and staffs continue to shrink.
Lawmakers Hold Hearings On N.J. Budget CutsSeven New Jersey Assembly panels were scheduled to begin holding hearings Monday on the recently-enacted state budget.
Budget Cuts Means Fewer Buses For School YearBlaming a budget crunch, City officials cut bus service to all 7th and 8th graders, leaving about 3,000 students in need of another way to school.