WASHINGTON — State fiscal conditions are modestly improving in fiscal 2014, but for many states rebuilding “remains slow and somewhat precarious,” the National Association of State Budget Officers said in a report released Tuesday.

“States are building on the fiscal improvements made over the last several years, but sluggish economic growth, federal actions and looming long-term issues continue to have implications for state operating budgets that are slowly on the mend,” NASBO said in its fall fiscal survey of states.

Subscribe Now

Independent and authoritative analysis and perspective for the bond buying industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.