D.C. Mayor, Told He Has Line-Item Veto Powers, Weighs Budget Options

Vadum, Matthew
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/10/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31902, p29
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Reports on the consideration of Washington D.C. Mayor Anthony Williams to use his item veto on the proposed budget of the district. Prediction of the reaction of the council on the assertion of the mayor of his line item veto authority; Impact of a mayoral veto on the progress of the budget; Overview of the proposed budget.


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