Gov. Holden Freezes $250 Million in Allocations in Missouri's Budget

Shields, Yvette
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/07/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31671, p44
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Reports that Missouri Governor Bob Holden has frozen 250 million dollar in spending allocation in the multi-billion dollar fiscal 2004 budget. Reason behind freezing of the spending allocation; Employment of the reduced spending money in public school and higher education funding.


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