Sigo, Shelly; DeSue, Tedra
June 2003
Bond Buyer;6/12/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31655, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports on developments related to bond markets as of June 12, 2003 in the Southeastern states of the United States. The Florida Acquisition and Restoration Council voted unanimously on June 6, 2003 to recommend that the state use proceeds from the Florida Forever bond program to buy Cypress Gardens in Florida. Georgia's revenue collections for May 2003 were down about 2.2% from May 2002. Governor of Mississippi Ronnie Musgrove is proposing that state officials create a nonpartisan Commission on Revenue Estimates to help the state prepare annual budgets based on accurate revenue estimates.


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