Southeast Bond-Watch

August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/26/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31956, p31
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs related to public finance and municipal bond market in southeastern states as of August 26, 2004. Standard Poor's affirmation of its BBB underlying rating on 372 million dollars of long-term debt issued for Baptist Health by the Montgomery BMC Special Care Facilities Financing Authority; Florida Governor Jeb Bush's announcement that the number of tourists in the state increased in the second quarter of 2004; Economic development plan unveiled by Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour.


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