Arkansas' Huckabee considers Garvees

Sanders, Lisa
January 1999
Bond Buyer;01/13/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30557, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee is supporting the idea of leveraging future federal funds to pay for a new transportation program, but he stopped short of endorsing a recommendation to issue bonds to finance it. Amount in bonds needed to be issued to finance the transportation initiative; Huckabee's support for a tax hike on diesel fuel to create a state matching fund for federal dollars.


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