TITLE

District of Columbia's Fiscal 2005 Spending Bill Gets Congressional OK

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/8/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31986, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the final approval given by the U.S. Congress to the spending bill of the District of Columbia for the fiscal year that began on October 1, 2004. Implications of the spending bill for the District of Columbia; Anticipation for President George W. Bush to sign the spending bill into law; Provisions of the spending package.
ACCESSION #
14706434

 

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