Univ. of Maryland Plans $65M Sale Even With State Aid Cuts
- Maryland University System Cuts Bonding, Eyes Tuition Hike. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;11/3/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31753, p38
Reports on the impact of Maryland's continuing budget problems and reduction on the University System of Maryland bonds. Anticipation of an increase in tuition fee; Amount bonds issued by the university per year; Use of inflation-adjusted dollars.
- Maryland Democrats: No Slot Machines to Balance Budget. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;2/6/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31568, p4
Discusses the opposition of Maryland Democrats to governor Robert L. Ehrlich Jr.'s proposed gambling revenue to balance the budget of the state. Predictions by the Department of Legislative Services regarding installation of slot machines; Revenue that is expected from slot machines at race...
- PFM site's bond sale, its first, goes off without a hitch. Cintron, Ivan // Bond Buyer;03/31/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30610, p36
Reports that the Public Financial Management Inc. has completed its first competitive bond sale over its private-label Web site. Structure of the general obligation bonds; Optimism of the parties involve in the sale.
- Buffalo, N.Y., Eyes $8M in Deficit Bonds to Ease Budget Gap. McDonald, Michael // Bond Buyer;10/21/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31744, p28
Reports on the plan of city at Buffalo, New York to sell deficit bonds through a state authority under a plan to balance the city's budget. Worth of the city's deficit; Threats of deficit bonds and job cuts; Power of the authority to sell up bonds.
- Focus on... Baccalaureate Bonds. // Practical Accountant;Mar2005, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p14
The article presents information about baccalaureate bonds. These are tax-free zero coupon bonds issued by a limited number of states, and are designed specifically to help meet college tuition costs. They are usually sold in small denominations and purchased with staggered maturity dates to...
- NOTEBOOK. // New Republic;1/24/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 2, p8
Presents news briefs of a political nature. Maryland Governor Robert Ehrlich's government employee ban on speaking to "Baltimore Sun" reporters; Problems over Columbia University's stance on Israeli and Middle Eastern policy; Correction to "Beatifying Villany and Criticizing Saintliness" in the...
- Texas Legislature OKs $117B Budget That Strengthens Disclosure Statutes. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;6/3/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31648, p3
Texas lawmakers on June 1, 2003 gave final approval to a $117.4 billion budget for the 2004-2005 biennium that allows the state to participate in the national Powerball lottery game and deregulates tuition rates for public universities. Under the terms of HB 1606, officials of cities of...
- Tuition hikes on the way for Rams. // Northern Colorado Business Report;2/22/2013, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p6
The article reports that base tuition fees for undergraduates will increase by 620 U.S. dollars a year for residents and 680 U.S. dollars a year for non-residents under a draft version of 2014 budget of the Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado.
- Tuition Discounting in 2013. // Business Officer;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p7
Statistics are given regarding tuition discounting including the number of universities in the U.S. with bond ratings downgraded by financial service company Moody's, the fraction of Tuition Discount Study (TDS) participants who increased tuition discount rate for freshmen in the academic year...