Investment Commentary

June 2003
Grand Rapids Business Journal;6/16/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 24, p37
Comments on the economic stimulus package of the U.S. government. Effect of the package on investors; Major component of the stimulus package that could have significant implications for individual investors.


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