budgets

Department of Administrative Services audit

Oregon rushes spending, double hires for positions and has opaque budget ‘transparency’ website, audit finds (Oregonian, 7/31/2019)

Audit sparks public clash between two Oregon agencies (Statesman Journal, 7/31/2019)

Department of Administrative Services : enhanced transparency in key budget practices would improve governance and inform decision-making for state spending (2019) Oregon Audits Division

Biennial report, Transparency Oregon Advisory Commission (biennial) Oregon Legislative Fiscal Office

Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

The Oregon agency that studies earthquakes could be abolished after going over budget (Oregonian, 6/27/2019)

Annual performance progress report (annual) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, strategic framework, 2015-2021 (2015) Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

May revenue forecast

Oregon’s ‘kicker’ tax rebate could grow to record $1.4 billion (Oregonian, 5/15/2019)

As tax collections spike, state economists project $1.4 billion kicker (Portland Business Journal, 5/15/2019)

Oregon sees ‘historic windfall’ with tax revenue, largest kicker in state history (Statesman Journal, 5/15/2019)

Oregonians will see largest “kicker” tax rebate in state history in 2020 (Malheur Enterprise, 5/15/2019)

Oregon Revenue Forecast Shatters Expectations, Largest-Ever Kicker On Its Way (OPB, 5/16/2019)

Oregon economic and revenue forecast (quarterly) Oregon Department of Administrative Services

Governor’s budget

Kate Brown pitches $23.6 billion budget plan (Oregonian, 11/28/2018)

College presidents bemoan budget limbo under Gov. Brown’s new plan (Oregonian, 11/28/2018)

Gov. Brown unveils $23.6 billion budget (Bend Bulletin, 11/28/2018)

Gov. Kate Brown’s proposed budget stresses education, health care, voting reform (Statesman Journal, 11/28/2018)

Governor’s budget (biennial) Oregon Department of Administrative Services

Turning point, an agenda for Oregon’s future : Governor’s recommended budget and policy agenda (biennial) Oregon Department of Administrative Services

Latest Economic and Revenue Forecast

Oregon’s economy slowing, state revenue outlook darkens (Oregonian, 11/14/18)

Oregon revenue forecast shows strong economy, bigger kicker, but uncertainty ahead (Statesman, 11/14/18)

Oregon economy continues rise — with question marks ahead (Bend Bulletin, 11/14/18)

Oregon Tax Collections Keep Exceeding Expectations; Kicker Likely (OPB, 11/14/18)

Oregon economic and revenue forecast (monthly) Oregon Department of Administrative Services