Arguing Vilsack's Veto

Shields, Yvette
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/12/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31882, p27
Trade Publication
Reports on the lawsuit filed by Republicans against the veto of an economic stimulus package of governor Tom Vilsack in Iowa. Reaction of Republicans on the budget loss assessment offered by the state agencies on improving revenue collections; Veto of Republican-sponsored proposals that reduced some business regulation fees and cut income taxes.


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