Bonds get bosst from N.J. budget

Hoffman, David
January 1999
Bond Buyer;01/26/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30565, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman's budget for fiscal year 2000. Proposal to use cigarette tax money to finance capital improvements at public schools; Sales of bonds; Plan to reduce property taxes.


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