TITLE

Oklahoma Legislators Put $500M College Bond Issue on Hold Until Next Year

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Richard
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/26/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31892, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Points out that with time running out to the current legislative session, Oklahoma Gov. Brad Henry said that legislation authorizing a $500 million bond issue for higher education would have to wait until next year. Funding measure to be drafted before the next session; Need for the lawmakers to identify a funding source to cover debt service.
ACCESSION #
13224359

 

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