Massachusetts Sets a $1.28 Billion Capital Budget for Fiscal 2005

Cataldo, Adam L.
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/12/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31946, p32
Trade Publication
Reports on the amount of investment earmark for capital projects in Massachusetts. Worth of the substantial investment; Source of funding for the said capital projects; Percentage of debt level of the state to personal income for a number of years.


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