Spitzer, Conferees: N.Y. Budget Fix Needs Political Shakeup

Braun, Martin Z.
November 2003
Bond Buyer;11/17/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31763, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the November 14, 2003, conference held in Rockland County, New York, to discuss the state's fiscal problems. Comments from State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer; Growth in the state's tax burden; Options considered to reform the state's budget.


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