May 17, 2005
FAULTY FOUNDATIONS: STATE STRUCTURAL BUDGET PROBLEMS AND HOW TO FIX THEM
State-by-State Fact Sheets on Structural Budget Problems
The links below each connect to a state fact sheet providing information on specific areas of each state's fiscal system that contribute to structural weaknesses such as the extent to which services are taxed under the sales tax, the strength of the corporate and personal income taxes, and the growth of expenditure needs for residents.
Alabama Hawaii Michigan North Carolina Utah Alaska Idaho Minnesota North Dakota Vermont Arizona Illinois Mississippi Ohio Virginia Arkansas Indiana Missouri Oklahoma Washington California Iowa Montana Oregon West Virginia Colorado Kansas Nebraska Pennsylvania Wisconsin Connecticut Kentucky Nevada Rhode Island Wyoming Delaware Louisiana New Hampshire South Carolina District of Columbia Maine New Jersey South Dakota Florida Maryland New Mexico Tennessee Georgia Massachusetts New York Texas