Curbing the TSA's Take

Williamson, Richard
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/13/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31861, p31
Trade Publication
Reports that lawmakers in Arizona are beginning to complain against the government's redirection of taxpayers' money to the state Tourism and Sports Authority (TSA), the issuer of $230 million of revenue bonds for an Arizona Cardinals football stadium. Reports released by the auditor general's office on the claim of the TSA on the general fund; Background on the functions of the TSA.


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