TITLE

Texas Senator Plans to Seek $50 Billion for Rail Service

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/6/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31651, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison is crafting legislation that would authorize the issuance of $50 billion of either tax-exempt bonds, which would be exempted from Texas private-activity volume cap or taxable tax-credit bonds in order to finance improvements and additions to the nation's rail infrastructure. Hutchison is still determining the details of her proposal, including whether to authorize the issuance of tax-exempt bonds or tax credit bonds.
ACCESSION #
10029356

 

Related Articles

  • Senators Introduce Internet Tax Cmpromise Bill. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;2/12/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31820, p4 

    Focuses on the introduction of the Internet Tax Compromise Bill by Senators Tom Carper and Lamar Alexander in the U.S. Appearance of Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, a cosponsor of last year's permanent ban bill, at a press briefing; Contention of Carper and Alexander; Argument between Carper and...

  • Sen. Hutchison files two tax relief bills.  // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);1/14/2009, Vol. 137 Issue 2, p6A 

    The article reports on the two bills introduced by U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison to give tax relief for Texan families

  • NPRA praises Hutchison's effort to finalize 2005 Energy Tax Provision.  // National Petroleum News;May2007, Vol. 99 Issue 5, p7 

    The article focuses on the acknowledgement of the National Petrochemical and Refiners Association (NPRA) to Kay Bailey Hutchison, senator in Texas, who attempt to finalize the expensing tax provisions for the refinery expansions contained energy bill in 2005. It is stated that Hutchison had sent...

  • Wright Amendment Legislation Language Tweaked to Appease Local City. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;7/18/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32424, p4 

    The article reports on the agreed new language in the legislation that aims to repeal the 1979 Wright Amendment in the U.S. The legislation introduced into Congress by Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison of Texas would nullify the Wright Amendment and could include the issuance of up to $200 million of...

  • DEFENSE WATCH.  // Defense Daily;6/29/2012, Vol. 254 Issue 64, p4 

    The article offers news briefs related to the defense industry. The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee has approved an authorization bill for the State Department on June 27, 2012. Several Republican senators including John McCain and Kay Bailey Hutchison have re-introduces a new cybersecurity...

  • Ship Reform Passes Senate. Wilner, Frank N. // Traffic World;10/12/98, Vol. 256 Issue 2, p18 

    Reports on the passing of the Ocean Shipping Reform Act in the Senate. Jurisdiction of the Federal Maritime Commission will be lessen; Opposition of nonvessel-operating common carriers on the bill; Sponsorship of the bill by Senators Kay Bailey Hutchison and Trent Lott.

  • Hutchison Proposes Bill Banning Interstate Tolls. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;9/7/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32708, p1 

    The article reports on the plan of Texas Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison to introduce a bill that would tighten a toll ban on existing federally funded freeways in the U.S. He explains that the bill to be proposed would serve Texans better as it would ensure them not to pay a toll on an existing...

  • Hidden hands behind Katrina. Walker, Tom // New Statesman;10/3/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4760, p19 

    Mentions unusual ideas about hurricanes and weather control. Reverend Bill Shanks of the New Covenant Fellowship of New Orleans stating Hurricane Katrina was the wrath of God; Idaho weatherman Scott Stevens believing that Japan's Yakuza mafia produced Katrina with an electromagnetic generator;...

  • Hutchison Bill Would Bar Tolling Toll-Free Federal Roads. HUME, LYNN // Bond Buyer;5/26/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33120, p5 

    The article reports on the bill proposed by U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison which focuses on eliminating tolls in federal highways in Texas. Hutchison argues that collecting tolls on the use of highways funded by the state will increase the amount of taxes payed by motorists. She stresses that...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics