Connecticut Lawmaker Pushes Three Bond Bills Worth $1.4 Billion
- Downgrade Aversion: Connecticut Seeks to Cut Borrowing. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;8/08/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31695, p3
Reports that Governor John Rowland of Connecticut is seeking for ways to decrease state's dependence on borrowing. Decline in discretionary funding; Impact of the decline on issuance of bonds; Attempt to reduce capital spending in the state.
- On the Waterfront: Hartford Turns to Development Plan B. Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;05/08/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30886, p32
Reports on Connecticut Governor John Rowland's plan for an economic development project. Coverage of the Hartford waterfront; Success of generating economic activity by waterfront developments.
- Rowland steps into Bridgeport. Strempel, Dan // Fairfield County Business Journal;5/27/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 21, p1
Reports on the appointment of executives to the board of Economic Development Advisory Council by Bridgeport, Connecticut Governor John G. Rowland on May 17, 2002. Steps taken by Rowland to improve economic conditions in Bridgeport; Reasons for the creation of the council.
- End of the road for Route 7 extension? Strempel, Dan // Fairfield County Business Journal;12/13/99, Vol. 38 Issue 50, p1
Relates that Connecticut's Department of Transportation (DOT) and Governor John G. Rowland has decided to forego the extension of Route 7. Blueprint for improvements in the Route 7 corridor; Questions regarding the feasibility of undertaking such improvements; Reason given by the DOT for...
- Session lesson: I learned the hard way. Duby, Christopher Y. // Fairfield County Business Journal;6/26/95, Vol. 34 Issue 26, p4
Discusses the lessons learned by the author from the bill-signing session with Connecticut Governor John G. Rowland in February 1995. Power of a high-ranking government official; Manipulation of issues; Rowland's accomplishments; Editorial commenting on the 1995 Legislature.
- What's Growing On in LEGISLATION. // American Nurseryman;8/1/2004, Vol. 200 Issue 3, p14
Reports on the resignation of Connecticut Governor John Rowland following a federal corruption scandal and a movement to begin impeachment proceedings. Provisions under the Public Act 04-203 signed by Rowland which banned plants deemed invasive.
- Governor Signs Bill Creating Terrorism Exclusion In SFP. // Insurance Advocate;6/7/2004, Vol. 115 Issue 22, p23
Reports on the approval of Connecticut governor John Rowland on the legislation to create a terrorism exclusion in the state's Standard Fire Policy (SFP). Provisions of the law; Purpose of the bill; Forms of terrorism exclusion to the SFP.
- Rowland to veto medical malpractice bill. // Fairfield County Business Journal;5/17/2004, Vol. 43 Issue 20, p5
Presents on the veto of Governor John G. Rowland on the Medical Malpractice Insurance Reform bill because it fails to set any limits on malpractice damage awards. Rejection of the bill on the crisis of access that is raging in Connecticut and provides no real relief for doctors or patients;...
- Tax-Day Boost Leads Connecticut Gov. to Consider Dropping Deals. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;4/20/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31866, p1
Reports that optimistic revenue projections are causing Connecticut Governor John Rowland to consider eliminating the sale of tobacco bonds and short-term deficit notes to fund operations in the year 2005. Amount of the tobacco bonds and deficit notes; Excess of the receipts from the...