Florida Republicans Disagree on Sales Tax Rebate for New Marlins Stadium

Sigo, Shelly
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/2/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31855, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that Republicans in Florida are in disagreement over a proposed state sales tax rebate to help finance a new baseball stadium for the Florida Marlins baseball team. Details of the proposed financing deal; Provisions of the proposed sales tax rebate initiative.


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