Dem: NJ Budget Adjustments Could Total $800M The head of the Senate Budget Committee says New Jersey is facing significant late-year budget cuts because Gov. Chris Christie's administration overestimated how much tax revenue the state would receive.
FBI Director Makes Plea To Reverse Impending Budget CutsAt a time when FBI agents play a larger role then ever fighting violent crime and terrorism, they are facing potentially devastating cuts because of congressional budget slashing.
With Only A Month Until Their Contract Expires, Philadelphia Teachers Stage RallyTeachers and parents gathered on the steps of de Burgos Elementary School at 4th and Lehigh to decry school budget cuts and demand more funding.
Easton School Board Eliminating 43 Positions, Including 19 TeachersThe school board in Easton is eliminating 43 positions due to budget cuts, including 19 teachers.
Health: Cancer Patient Care In JeopardySome cancer patients might have trouble finding treatments because of budget cuts. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl says this is affecting patients who get chemotherapy in community clinics.
FAA Delays Closing Of Airport Control TowersThe closings of control towers at 149 small airports, due to begin this weekend because of government-wide spending cuts, are being delayed until mid-June, federal regulators announced Friday.
Heavy Hitters For Music EducationBernie Williams, four-time World Series Champion, has become an ambassador for music education. Now a jazz guitarist, Williams, who learned to play at a performing arts magnet school, is on Capitol Hill lobbying for support and funding.
Philadelphia Housing Authority To Lay Off More Than 80 Employees Due To Budget CutsThe agency says it is facing a $32 million cut in federal funding, and since it relies on the Department of Housing and Urban Development for over 90 percent of its funding, it must lay off the 82 employees.
FAA: Trenton-Mercer Airport Tower To Close, As Well As Control Facilities At 3 Small Pa. AirportsFederal budget cuts will force the closure of the control tower at Trenton-Mercer Airport, where Frontier Airlines has been expanding service.
Non-Profits To Take A Hit In Proposed Montgomery County BudgetThe $411-million spending plan slashes nearly $1-million in earmarks to social service agencies and non-profits. Public hearings are scheduled for today.
Medford Residents And Business Owners Feel The Effects Of Budget Cuts Police protection in Medford Township is something that homeowners and business owners like Denise Baranowski say they rely on to feel secure.
Philadelphia School District Must Cut $39 Million In Order To Balance BudgetNew financial figures show the Philadelphia School District still has to cut $39 million to balance this year's budget.
Gov. Corbett's Proposed Cuts Create Worry For Social Service OrganizationsGovernor Tom Corbett's proposed $27.3 billion state budget has no tax hikes, but makes substantial cuts to the Department of Public Welfare and Education.
Already Struggling Philadelphia Schools Have More Budget Cuts To MakeThe district is planning to slash an additional $17 million in spending.