Illinois House Leader Calls for Hearings on Borrowing Plans

Shields, Yvett
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/19/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31865, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the conduction of special hearing for the borrowing plan of Governor Rod Blagojevich by state lawmakers in Chicago, Illinois. Estimated amount on the proposed budget of the Governor; Announcement of the special hearing by U.S. House Speaker Michael Madigan; Disadvantage on the borrowing plans of the Governor.


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