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Shields, Yvette; Carvlin, Elizabeth
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/3/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32003, p35
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The article presents information on several financial deals and developments in the United States. The Illinois State Toll Highway Authority board last week approved a tentative budget for 2005, the first year of a massive 5.3 billion dollars. Moody's investors Service Inc. placed HealthEast Care System's below investment-grade Ba2 credit on its watch list for a possible upgrade. The Iowa Board of Regents will vote on a proposal by the University Hospitals in Iowa City to sell 75 million dollars of new debt as part of a 740 million dollars, 10 year capital plan for maintenance and upgrades to its facilities.


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