Blagojevich Halts Health Board Activities

Shields, Yvette
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/8/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31921, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the moratorium ordered by governor Rod Blagojevich on the operations of the Illinois Health Facilities Planning Board. Involvement of the board in a lawsuit faced by Bear Stearns & Co. Inc. in relation to a shakedown scheme involving a suburban Chicago hospital; Allegation that Bear Stearns banker P. Nicholas Hurtgen pressured Edward Hospital to use Kiferbaum Construction Corp. in exchange for the board's approval for the project.


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