Provides State-Level Analysis of the President'sFiscal
Year 2012 Budget RequestToday
the White House released the Obama Administration's budget request
for Fiscal Year 2012, which begins on October 1, 2011.
expected, the estimated $3.7 trillion FY2012 request contains a
number of critical policy and fiscal goals, including:
the government's annual deficit by placing a five-year freeze on
so-called "non-security" discretionary spending, while
eliminating a series of fossil fuel-related tax breaks and projecting
an end to the Bush-era tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans in 2012;
in education, with a goal of training more ...