TITLE

District of Columbia Aims to Lure Expos With Tax-Exempt Bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/30/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31958, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Jack Evans, chairman of Washington D.C.'s Committee on Finance and Revenue, claimed that tax-exempt bonds that the state would issue to build a baseball stadium if Major League Baseball awards the city a team would be repaid primarily with sales and other taxes generated by businesses that benefit from the stadium. Poll conducted by the Service Employees International Union concerning views of voters on using public funds to finance a stadium; D.C. stadium-refinancing plan.
ACCESSION #
14297847

 

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