State Budgeting Matters

2014 Editions
Volume 10, Number 5: The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program — What’s Next? (October, 2014)
Volume 10, Number 4: My Care Ohio: Design and Early Implementation  (August, 2014)
Volume 10, Number 3: Tax, Human Services, and Education Policy in the Mid-Biennium Review (June, 2014)
Volume 10, Number 2: The Mid-Biennium Review: A New Approach to State Budgeting? (April, 2014)
For a PowerPoint Presentation on Human Services Policies in The Mid-Biennium Review, by CCS Policy Director Jon Honeck, click here. Hover over the yellow arrows for additional details and explanation (to view this function, it may be necessary to download and save the PDF before viewing).
Volume 10, Number 1-Good Data Lead to Good Decisions: The Need for Better Information from our Health care System  (February, 2014)


2013 Editions
Volume 9, Number 7-Ohio's Inconsistent Treatment of Retirement Income Makes it Harder to Prepare for an Aging Population (12/16/13)
Volume 9, Number 6 - Lowering Health Care Costs is Critical for Us All (10/28/13)
Volume 9, Number 5 - Special Edition, Ohio Works First is a Flawed Model for a Workforce Program (9/12/13)
Volume 9, Number 4 - H.B. 59, As Enacted, Leaves Medicaid Expansion for Another Day (8/6/13)
Volume 9, Number 3 - Senate Prioritizes Small Business Tax Cuts and Education Funding (6/14/13)
Volume 9, Number 2 - The House Sets a New Course for H.B. 59 (4/25/13)
Volume 9, Number 1 - Sea of Changes: Kasich's 2014-2015 Executive Budget Proposal (H.B. 59) (Revised 2/28/13)

2012 Editions
Volume 8, Number 9 - Medicaid and the "Woodwork Effect" (12/7/12)
Volume 8, Number 8 - Unfinished Business: Rebalancing Ohio's System of Long-term Services and Supports for Elders and People with Physical Disabilities (12/3/12)
Volume 8, Number 7 - SPECIAL EDITION: Social Policy and the Fiscal Cliff: Background and Observations (revised 11/14/12)
Volume 8, Number 6 - Closing the Loophole in Ohio's Low-income Tax Credit (10/26/13)
Volume 8, Number 5 - Investing in Juvenile Justice Community Alternatives (9/24/12)
Volume 8, Number 4 - PASSPORT Enrollment Levels Stall in FY 2012 as State Prepares for New Medicaid Dual Eligibles Project (8/17/12)
Volume 8, Number 3 - A Longitudinal Look at State Spending (8/2/12; revised 8/24/12)
Volume 8, Number 2 - The Impact of Federal Budget Changes on the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program: How Might it be Affected? (6/13/12)
Volume 8, Number 1 - New Approaches to Ohio Economic and Workforce Development (4/12/12)


2011 Editions

Volume 7, Issue 9 - The Sales Tax and Medicaid Managed Care: Short-run Revenues vs. Long-run Challenges (12/16/11)
Volume 7, Issue 8 - The Ryan White HIV Drug Assistance Program (10/07/11)

Volume 7, Issue 7 - Unspinning the Numbers: The FY 2012-2013 Budget, As Enacted (08/15/11)

Volume 7, Issue 6 - 2012 Family Planning Medicaid Expansion: A Win-Win-Win for Ohio's Families (07/29/11)

Volume 7, Issue 5 - Budget Update: H.B. 153, the FY 2012-2013 Budget, as Passed by the Senate

Volume 7, Issue 4 - Highlights of House Changes to H.B. 153, the FY 2012-2013 Budget (05/25/11)

Volume 7, Issue 3 - Disease Prevention and Health Promotion: Building a Case for Change in Ohio's Public Health System (04/14/11)

Volume 7, Issue 2 - Early Childhood Challenges and Opportunities (02/15/11)

Volume 7, Issue 1 - Medicaid Budget Poses Additional Challenges in the FY 2012-2013 Budget (02/02/11)


2010 Editions

Volume 6, Issue 5 - Policymakers Face Additional Challenges in FY 2012-2013 Budget: The TANF Budget (12/07/10)
Volume 6, Issue 4 - Can Sin Taxes Solve the State's Budget Problem? How Much Ohio Collects in Sin Taxes and How It Ranks (Thinking the Unthinkable Update #1, 09/17/10)

Volume 6 - Issue 3 - Ohio's Community Mental Health System is at a Crossroads (07/18/10)

Special Edition - Thinking the Unthinkable: Finding Common Ground for Resolving Ohio's Fiscal Crisis (06/24/10)
Volume 6, Recovery Watch, Issue 1 - Federal Health and Educational Assistance Vital in Current State Budget (05/24/10)
Volume 6, Issue 2 - Roadmap to Ruin: H.B. 400 and the Plan to Eliminate the Income Tax (04/22/10)

Volume 6, Issue 1 - Health Care Reform and Possible Implications for Ohio's Medicaid Program (02/18/10)