TITLE

Louisiana Positions Municipalities for Telecom Competition

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/1/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31917, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the passage of a bill that would allow local governments to sell bonds for telecommunications infrastructure in Louisiana. Commitment of Governor Kathleen Blanco in economic development in the state that makes technology readily available; Efforts of legislators to come up with a compromise that will satisfy telecom companies; Overview of the legislation.
ACCESSION #
13660831

 

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