TITLE

Colorado Lawmakers Drop Pay-to-Play, Tobacco Bond Bills

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/6/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31878, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Colorado lawmakers' disapproval of proposed measures that would have placed sanctions on direct solicitations of campaign contributions for bond and tax elections from bond professionals and authorized tobacco bonds for the state. Efforts to reduce pay-to-play in the municipal bond market; Representative Shawn Mitchell's sponsorship of the measure that would have mandated competitive bond sales for issuers that solicit campaign contributions from bond market professionals.
ACCESSION #
13050896

 

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