Stories tagged: cuts
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
More faculty cuts are possible at the University of Montana
A University of Montana task force said cuts to tenured faculty are not off the table as it examines ways to fix the university’s budget problems.
UPDATED: Sun., May 21, 2017, 10:15 p.m.
Huge cuts to food stamps part of Trump’s budget proposal
President Donald Trump’s budget would drive millions of people off food stamps, part of a new wave of spending cut proposals that already are getting panned by lawmakers in both …
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
GOP officials: Trump finalizing budget with domestic cuts
The White House is finalizing a budget blueprint that promises a balanced federal budget within 10 years, doubling down on cuts to domestic agencies and adding a new round of …
Sun., March 19, 2017
Kathleen Parker: Budget is death by a thousand cuts
The proposed budget, which is really just a collection of bad ideas or suggestions, doesn’t stand a chance of congressional approval as is.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 5:39 p.m.
$8 million deficit to trigger Community Colleges of Spokane cutbacks
Community Colleges of Spokane will eliminate some staff and faculty positions starting in the fall in response to an $8 million deficit, which Chancellor Christine Johnson blamed partially on last …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2012, 8:57 a.m.
Army chief: Greater role for reserves as forces shrink
WASHINGTON — The Pentagon’s decision to cut the size of the Army by 80,000 soldiers will force the military to rely more on the National Guard and reserves, particularly if …
Fri., April 16, 2010
College students getting pinched
Alina Shanin will be three classes away from a degree in anthropology at the end of spring term, but the 21-year-old is concerned tuition increases coming this fall could make …
Sat., Aug. 29, 2009
East Valley budget preserves teachers’ jobs
East Valley School District directors adopted a 2009-2010 budget Tuesday that preserves all teaching and classified jobs despite deep cuts. The budget follows a plan developed in May, in response …
Sat., May 30, 2009
EVSD plan would save jobs
The East Valley School District won’t have to lay off teachers or cut popular programs as originally feared if residents give their blessing Monday to an alternate proposal for closing …