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Pence: Budget will maintain Indiana's strong balance sheet

Pence: Budget will maintain Indiana's strong balance sheet

INDIANAPOLIS | Hoosiers should not expect any significant increases in state spending, though businesses could see another round of tax cuts under the 2016-17 Indiana budget now being crafted by Gov. Mike Pence.

August 31, 2014 9:30 pm

Hagel talks of tough defense choices after war

CHICAGO | U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Tuesday of painful trade-offs as the nation's military pivots from a 13-year war footing and comes under enormous budgetary constraints, saying there will have to be cuts to military pay, aging weapons systems and the size of the armed forces.

May 06, 2014 2:50 pm

Fed cuts could shut Ill. airport control towers

CHICAGO | Air traffic control towers could be shut down at nine Illinois airports, including in the state capital, if no deal is reached in Washington to avert federal spending cuts scheduled to take effect next month.

February 23, 2013 1:15 pm

Hammond library board seeks input on branch closures

HAMMOND | Hammond Public Library's Board of Trustees is seeking community input as it considers closures of both its E. B. Hayward and Howard branches on Nov. 1. Public input will be welcome during the library board meeting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Community Room at Main Library, 564 State St.

September 25, 2011 12:00 am
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