All Things Considered 2009-02-26


 
Thursday, February 26, 2009

    Part of Series

  • New Budget Ends State Funding for Public Transit
    Last week’s state budget will bring sharp reductions to a wide range of programs and services, from education to health care and more. But it also eliminates state funding for public transit, and agencies aren’t sure how they’ll make up the gap.
    Thursday, February 26, 2009
  • Midtown, Downtown Businesses Squabble Over Subsidies
    A plan to use public funds to bring a new dance club, restaurant and bar to Downtown Sacramento has some Midtown businesses crying foul.
    Thursday, February 26, 2009
  • NBA, Cal Expo Set to Unveil Kings Arena Proposal
    As the Kings struggle both on and off the court, Cal Expo and the NBA will unveil their long-awaited plan for a massive mixed-use development. It’s expected to include high-density housing, retail and the renovation of Cal Expo’s state fairgrounds.
    Thursday, February 26, 2009
  • Homebuyer's State Tax Credit Takes Effect Sunday
    Builders are hoping a new state tax break for homebuyers will boost sagging sales. The hefty new credit was slipped into the state budget deal signed last week. It kicks in this weekend.
    Thursday, February 26, 2009
  • Some State Lawmakers Want To Delay Greenhouse Gas Cap During Recession
    Republican Senator Bob Dutton and GOP Assemblyman Roger Niello are introducing measures to hold off on implementation of "AB 32" Until The Economy bounces back.
    Thursday, February 26, 2009