TITLE

NEWS IN BRIEF

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette; Newman, Emily; Chang, Helen
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/24/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31890, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs in the U.S. as of May 24, 2004. Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich's comments about possible workforce reductions in the event of a congressional rejection of a series of business fee and tax increases proposed in the fiscal 2005 budget; Growth in retail sales via electronic commerce in the first quarter; Municipal bond insurers Financial Guaranty Insurance Co. and XL Capital Assurance Inc.'s key hires.
ACCESSION #
13215545

 

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