Iowa Lawmakers OK Budget That Taps Reserves

Shields, Yvette
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/22/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31868, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that Iowa lawmakers approved a fiscal 2005 budget that taps the state's reserves to avoid tax increases proposed by Governor Tom Vilsack. Finance of smaller community projects that sought help through the Community Attractions and Tourism program; Realization that the use of reserves should not damage the fiscal health of the state despite the opposition of the governor; Basis for the new state budget.


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