budget cuts

Another View: How much is a child’s future worth to you?

Budget cuts have caused a number of student support services to be cut from our school districts. Not only do these budget cuts hurt the teacher and the school; they ultimately hur ...

Added staff helps decrease Auburn Fire Department’s response time

  Auburn Fire Chief Mark D’Ambrogi is hoping the highest staffing level the department has ever had will equate to some of the quickest response times it has ever seen. ...

UPDATE: Cuts imminent, Senate Democrats, GOP stage votes

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Squabbling away the hours, the Senate swatted aside last-ditch plans to block $85 billion in broad-based federal spending reductions Thursday as ...

Obama, top lawmakers to meet Friday on budget cuts

  WASHINGTON — The White House conceded Wednesday that efforts to avoid automatic budget cuts are unlikely to succeed before they kick in and is initiating new talks ...

Jobless, cities could be first to feel budget pain

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Who'll be the first to feel the sting?   Jobless Americans who have been out of work for a long time and local governments that ...

Transportation funds needed

I would like to share with you my opinion on an issue concerning my school district. Recent budget cuts have left my school with no money for busing, or any form of transportation. ...