Gambling for Schools

Albanese, Elizabeth
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/13/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31924, p31
Trade Publication
Reports on the offer of Colorado gambling developers of a billion-dollar gaming revenues for public education in an attempt to win support from the State Board of Education for a proposed Indian casino. Terms of the offer; Opposition of Gov. Bill Owens to the planned casino.


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