budgets

March Economic and Revenue Forescast

Oregon revenue forecast: State to bring in $200 million more than expected (Oregonian, 2/22/2017)

State economy doing better than expected (Mail Tribune, 2/22/2017)

Forecast: Oregon tax revenues up, but not enough to close budget gap (Statesman Journal, 2/22/2017)

Oregon Revenues Up $200M, But Questions Remain About How To Fill Budget Gap (OPB, 2/22/2017)

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

Legislative Co-Chair Budget Proposal

Oregon legislators warn of painful cuts in ‘existing resources’ budget (Statesman Journal, 1/19/2017)

Oregon’s top budget writers unveil proposal filled with painful cuts (Oregonian, 1/19/2017)

Oregon Democratic leaders release proposed budget that would cut range of public health care and social services (Register Guard, 1/20/2017)

Legislature’s budget-writers set shortfall at $1.8 billion (Portland Tribune, 1/19/2017)

Lawmakers’ spending framework includes cuts, no new taxes (Portland Tribune, 1/19/2017)

Oregon Budget Proposal: Program Cuts, No New Taxes (Northwest Public Radio, 1/19/2017)

frameworkCo-chairs’ existing resources budget framework, 2017-2019 (2017) Oregon Legislative Assembly, Ways and Means Committee

Funding Higher Education

Threatening Tuition Hike, Oregon Universities Demand Funding Increase (OPB, 1/3/2017)

fundingInvestments in public universities : 2017-19 public university support fund, state programs, and statewide public services budget request review (2016) Oregon Public University Council and Oregon Higher Education Coordinating Commission

December economic and revenue forecast

Oregon job growth cooling off, tax revenue slowing down (Statesman Journal, 11/16/2016)

Forecast: Oregon economy is slowing down (Portland Tribune, 11/17/2016)

Oregon revenue outlook stable as job growth begins to slow (Bend Bulletin, 11/17/2016)

Oregon revenue forecast lands close to estimates, but big cuts nonetheless lie ahead (Portland Business Journal, 11/16/2016)

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

September economic and revenue forecast

Forecast: Oregon’s economy coming ‘back down to earth’ (Oregonian, 9/14/2016)

Report: Oregon’s economy is growing, job market tightening (Statesman Journal, 9/14/2016)

Current Oregon Revenues Steady, But Storm Clouds Loom (OPB, 9/14/2016)

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