spending http://kvpr.org en Rosy California Budget Projections Prompt Calls for New Spending http://kvpr.org/post/rosy-california-budget-projections-prompt-calls-new-spending <p class="p1">California’s non-partisan budget analyst has declared the state’s structural deficit a thing of the past and projected multi-billion dollar surpluses for years to come.&nbsp; As Ben Adler reports from Sacramento, that’s prompting calls from some Democrats and progressive groups to reinvest in programs hit hard by recession-era budget cuts.</p><p class="p3">When Legislative Analyst Mac Taylor released his budget projections a few weeks ago, he tempered the good news with words of caution:</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:40:50 +0000 Ben Adler - Capital Public Radio 25367 at http://kvpr.org Rosy California Budget Projections Prompt Calls for New Spending