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States Budget Crisis

Cash-Strapped States Cut Funding For HIV, AIDS Drugs

Washington Post | Posted 07.22.2011 | Politics

Cash-strapped states are scaling back efforts to provide life-saving medicines to HIV patients. The result: more than 8,300 people -- a record numb...

Paul Krugman: Don't Believe Texas' Economic 'Miracle'

The New York Times | Paul Krugman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

These are tough times for state governments. Huge deficits loom almost everywhere, from California to New York, from New Jersey to Texas. Wait -- ...

States' Budget Crises Prompting Urgent Prison Policy Reforms

AP | DAVID CRARY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — Their budgets in crisis, governors, legislators and prison officials across the nation are making or considering policy changes that ...