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What’s in Mayor Gray’s FY 2015 Proposed Budget?
April 18th, 2014

Tomorrow Kicks Off Budget Season!
April 2nd, 2014

Falling Short: The District’s Economic Recovery Is Leaving Several Groups Behind
March 5th, 2014

Let’s Put DC’s Growing Revenues To Good Use in Fiscal Year 2015
March 4th, 2014

Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Wrap-Up!
June 27th, 2013

Steps to Solve Family Homelessness Sign-on Letter
May 17th, 2013

Testimony of Jenny Reed, Policy Director, At the Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Budget Oversight Hearing for the District of Columbia Housing Authority
April 22nd, 2013

More Resources to Help You Understand What is in Mayor Gray’s FY 2014 Budget
April 15th, 2013

The Mayor’s Revised Revenue Priority List
April 11th, 2013

The Main Event: The DC Budget Is Back
March 27th, 2013

A Citizen’s Guide to the DC Budget
March 26th, 2013

What Happened at “What’s In Store for the DC Budget?”
March 8th, 2013

The Good News and Bad News about DC’s Revenues
February 26th, 2013

WHAT’S IN THE FISCAL YEAR 2013 BUDGET?
October 26th, 2012

WHAT’S IN THE MAYOR’S FISCAL YEAR 2013 BUDGET REQUEST
April 23rd, 2012

Gray Decreases Need for Cuts By Putting Stop to Pay-Go But Health and Housing Still Bear Burden of Reductions in Fiscal Year 2013 Proposed Budget
March 26th, 2012

Testimony of Jenny Reed, Policy Analyst, At the Public Roundtable on The Fiscal Year 2012 Revised Budget Request Emergency Adjustment Act of 2012
January 24th, 2012

Testimony of Ed Lazere, Executive Director, on the Recordation Tax on Refinances of Security Interest Instruments Clarification Act of 2011, District of Columbia Committee on Finance and Revenue
October 21st, 2011

Testimony of Ed Lazere, Executive Director, on the FY 2011 Second Revised Budget Request Emergency Declaration Resolution of 2011, District of Columbia Committee of the Whole
July 7th, 2011

What’s in the Final FY 2012 Budget?
July 5th, 2011

DC Residents Support Taxes to Preserve Services: Poll on Mayor’s Budget Shows Support for Revenue Increases And Opposition to Service Cuts
May 8th, 2011

Testimony of Aleksandra Gajdeczka, Policy Analyst, At the Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2012 Agency Budget Hearing for the Department of Human Services District of Columbia Committee on Human Services
May 6th, 2011

Testimony of Jenny Reed, Policy Analyst, at the Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Oversight Hearing for the DC Housing Authority
May 3rd, 2011

Testimony of Jenny Reed, Policy Analyst, at the Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2012 Budget Oversight Hearing for the Department of Housing and Community Development
May 3rd, 2011

What’s in the Mayor’s FY 2012 Budget Request?
April 18th, 2011

Testimony of Katie Kerstetter, Policy Analyst, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, for the FY 2011 Budget Request for the Office of the State Superintendent of Education, District of Columbia Committee of the Whole
April 2nd, 2011

Final FY 2011 Gap-Closing Plan Relies Heavily on Cuts: All Areas of the Budget Are Affected, But Low-Income Residents Bear the Brunt
March 15th, 2011

PROPOSED GAP-CLOSING PLAN RELIES HEAVILY ON CUTS All Areas of the Budget Would Be Affected, But Low-Income Residents Bear the Brunt
November 29th, 2010

What’s in the Final FY 2011 Budget?
June 30th, 2010

What’s in the Final FY 2011 Budget? A First Look
June 15th, 2010

Using Future Revenues to Build a Pay-Go Account May Force the District to Cut the Budget for Current Services, and Will Likely Not Reduce Borrowing as Intended
June 11th, 2010

DC’S Fund Balance Remains Larger Than Most States: Current Proposals to Rebuild DC’s Reserves May Overly Restrict DC’s Ability to Respond to Ongoing Budget Needs
June 8th, 2010

The Recession is Creating Hardship for Many DC Residents
May 19th, 2010

Despite Declining, DC’s Fund Balance is Larger than in Most States: DC Should Start Planning for How to Replenish the Fund When Finances Recover
May 18th, 2010

Support a Balanced Approach to the Recession in DC
April 27th, 2010

What’s in the Mayor’s FY 2011 Budget? A First Look
April 5th, 2010

No Shelter from the Storm: DC’s Rainy Fund Is Inaccessible in the Midst of a Severe Fiscal Crisis
March 10th, 2010

What’s in the Amended FY 2010 DC Budget? A Summary
October 2nd, 2009

Solving DC’s Budget Crisis
July 27th, 2009

Testimony of Elissa Silverman, Communications and Policy Associate, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, for the Public Oversight Hearing on The FY 2009 and FY 2010 Budget Gap Closing Plan, District of Columbia Committee of the Whole
July 24th, 2009

Testimony of Katie Kerstetter, Policy Analyst, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, At the Public Hearing on the FY 2009 and FY 2010 Budget Gap-Closing Strategies, District of Columbia Committee of the Whole
July 24th, 2009

Testimony of Ed Lazere, Executive Director, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, For the Public Oversight Hearing on The FY 2009 and FY 2010 Budget Gap Closing Plan, District of Columbia Committee of the Whole
July 24th, 2009

The Mayor’s Proposal to Balance the Budget Makes Disproportionate Cuts to Programs for Low-Income Residents
July 23rd, 2009

It’s Time to Use DC’s Rainy Day Fund
July 13th, 2009

Testimony of Ed Lazere, Executive Director, For the Public Oversight Roundtable on The Economic and Financial Impacts of District of Columbia Statehood, District of Columbia Special Committee on Statehood and Self-Determination
July 13th, 2009

Principles to Guide Efforts to Address DC’s New Revenue Shortfall
July 7th, 2009

Concerns with the Plan to Set Aside $27.5 Million of the DC Public School FY 2010 Budget
May 28th, 2009

What the Economic Stimulus Package Can Do for the District
March 4th, 2009

How Bad Is DC’s Budget Shortfall? What Resources Are Available to Address it? Will it Get Worse?
March 4th, 2009

DC Took a Balanced Approach to Addressing Its Last Major Deficit: The Budget Shortfall in 2002 Was Addressed With Both Budget Savings and Revenue Increases
March 4th, 2009

50 Organizations and Individuals Sign-On to an Open Letter to Mayor Fenty, Council Chairman Gray, and CFO Ghandi Calling for Budget Transparency
February 26th, 2009

Ten Ways to Improve the Transparency of the DC Budget
February 26th, 2009

Testimony of Jenny Reed, Policy Analyst, at the Public Hearing on Priorities for the use of Potential Funds for the District of Columbia from Recovery and Reinvestment Proposals Currently under Consideration in the United States House of Representatives and Senate, District of Columbia Committee of the Whole
February 10th, 2009

Budget Cuts Adopted by the DC Council Fall Disproportionately On Programs for Low-Income Residents
November 17th, 2008

Managing the District’s Debt: How a Debt Cap Can Serve as an Important Fiscal Oversight Tool While Also Allowing the District to Achieve its Development Goals
October 24th, 2008

How Should the District Address Its Revenue Shortfall? Some Guiding Principles
September 30th, 2008

Testimony of Jenny Reed, Research Associate at the Public Hearing on B17-0914, the Limitation on Borrowing and Establishment of the Operating Cash Reserve Act of 2008, District of Columbia Committee of the Whole
September 22nd, 2008

Making the Southwest Waterfront Bond Financing Act the Best Deal for the District of Columbia: Four Changes Could Potentially Save DC Millions
June 25th, 2008

What’s in the Final FY 2009 DC Budget?
May 22nd, 2008

Testimony of Lindsay Clark, Policy Analyst, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, to the Committee on Workforce Development and Government Operations Regarding the Fiscal Year 2009 Budget Request Act of 2008
April 22nd, 2008

Testimony of Jenny Reed, Research Associate, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, for the Public Hearing on FY 2009 Budget Request Act of 2008
April 4th, 2008

What’s In The Mayor’s FY 2008 Budget Request?
April 23rd, 2007

Meeting DC’s Challenges, Maintaining Fiscal Discipline: Improving the Transparency of the DC Budget
February 1st, 2007

Meeting DC’s Challenges, Maintaining Fiscal Discipline: Creating a Healthy and Progressive Tax Structure
February 1st, 2007

Meeting DC’s Challenges, Maintaining Fiscal Discipline: Preserving and Expanding Affordable Housing
February 1st, 2007

Highlights of Mayor’s Proposed FY 2007 Budget
April 13th, 2006

Testimony of Angie Rodgers, Policy Analyst, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, at the Agency Performance Oversight Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2006 Budget For the DC Housing Authority District of Columbia Committee On Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
February 28th, 2006

New Stadium Proposal Raises Costs Substantially and Fails to Protect The District Fully From Cost Overruns
February 6th, 2006

Rising Baseball Stadium Costs Create Problems for the District
December 16th, 2005

DC Families Need Help to Pay Rising Heating Bills this Winter
December 2nd, 2005

A New Federal Contribution To The District of Columbia? The Need, Likely Impact, and Some Options
November 16th, 2005

Property Tax Relief Issues
June 1st, 2005

Highlights of the Mayor’s Proposed FY 2006 Budget
April 21st, 2005

Trends In Funding For Human Services In The District of Columbia
April 18th, 2005

Testimony of Angie Rodgers, Policy Analyst DC Fiscal Policy Institute at the Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2006 Budget Request for the DC Housing Authority District of Columbia Committee on Consumer and Regulatory Affairs
April 15th, 2005

Testimony of Ed Lazere, Executive Director, DC Fiscal Policy Institute, At the Public Hearing on The Fiscal Year 2006 Budget Request for the Office of the Chief Financial Officer District of Columbia Committee on Finance and Revenue
April 13th, 2005

Trends in Funding for Affordable Housing in the District of Columbia
March 7th, 2005

Bush Budget Would Mean $332 Million In Discretionary Spending Cuts For DC Through 2010
March 3rd, 2005

Budget Reductions Adopted By the DC Council Would Fall Heavily On Services For Low-Income Residents
May 13th, 2004

DCFPI Testimony on the FY 2005 Budget Support Act of 2004
April 19th, 2004

Has Spending Per Poor Person Grown Since 1990?
March 24th, 2004

Press Release: DC Spending Up Only 3 Percent Since 1990: But Funding for Services to Low-income Residents Has Fallen Sharply
March 16th, 2004

The Untold Story of the DC Budget: Overall Spending Has Grown Only Modestly Since 1990 but Support for Services to Low-income Residents Has Fallen Sharply
March 16th, 2004

Testimony of Idara Nickelson, Policy Analyst, DC Fiscal Policy Institute At the Public Hearing on Fiscal Year 2003 and Fiscal Year 2004 Spending and Performance by the Department of Human Services
March 4th, 2004

Does The District Have $190 Million Additional Revenue To Spend This Year?
January 9th, 2004

Fixing DC’s Rainy Day Fund
March 13th, 2003

Is Spending in DC Growing Out of Control?
September 20th, 2002

Problems with the “Positive Tax Trigger”
April 18th, 2002

Suspending the Tax Parity Act in 2003 is Vital to Helping the District Maintain a Balanced Budget and Fiscal Stability
February 15th, 2002

Fixing The Tax Parity Act “Trigger” Changes Are Needed to Ensure Appropriate Suspension of Tax Cuts
January 23rd, 2002