MIDWEST Bond-Watch

Shields, Yvette; Carvlin, Elizabeth
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/23/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31683, p31
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs related to the bond market in various states in the U.S. as of July 2003. Plans of Illinois Treasurer Judy Baar Topinka to seek a legislative repeal of cuts made to her budget by state Governor Rod Blagojevich; Upgrade of outstanding general obligation debt of Village of Niles, Illinois, by Moody's Investors Service Inc.; Cash reserves of the state of Indiana at the end of fiscal 2003; Purpose for which Saint Louis, Missouri-based Missouri-Illinois Bi-State Development Agency is looking for financial advisers; Impact of state budget cuts on Missouri's school districts.


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