budgets

May economic & revenue forecast

Economists forecast $2.1B revenue loss for Oregon programs due to COVID-19 (Statesman Journal, 5/20/2020)

Oregon’s coronavirus recession is steepest downturn since Great Depression, state forecasters say (Oregonian, 5/20/2020)

Oregon economic and revenue forecast (quarterly) Oregon Office of Economic Analysis

Quarterly economic and revenue forecast

Oregon’s Revenue Picture Improves, Fueling Heightened Expectations For 2020 Session (OPB, 2/12/2020)

Forecast: Oregon tax, lottery revenues up $183 million, economists puzzle over why (Oregonian, 2/12/2020)

State economists: Oregon’s economy strong, but some uncertainty in forecast (Register Guard, 2/12/2020)

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

December economic & revenue forecast

Economists: Oregon’s slow job growth doesn’t point to recession (Portland Tribune, 11/20/2019)

Oregon’s household income surpasses US median for first time in at least 50 years (Statesman Journal, 11/20/2019)

State economists say Oregon keeps adding jobs, but now at a slower pace (Democrat Herald, 11/20/2019)

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

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