D.C. Council Chair Delays Vote on Stadium Plan for 2 Weeks
- Cropp Offers D.C. Ballpark Alternative. Vadam, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/8/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32006, p1
Reports on Washington, D.C., Council chairman Linda Cropp's issuance of an alternative ballpark financing plan days before the council was expected to debate on city Mayor Anthony Williams' borrowing proposal for a stadium and related community development projects. Concerns on whether Williams...
- Aide to D.C. Mayor: Agreement Near at Hand to Close Budget Gap. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;9/16/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31471, p5
Reports the agreement of council members and Mayor Anthony A. Williams on eliminating the projected shortfall in the fiscal 2003 budget in Washington D.C. Discussion on the ways to deal with the budgetary hole; Official revenue estimates for fiscal 2003; Approval of district governments's...
- Council Rejects Income-Tax Hike To Fill $323M Hole in D.C. Budget. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;9/30/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31481, p5
Reports the tax hike agreement between Mayor Anthony A. Williams and District Council members in Washington, D.C. Protection on the addition of the tax hike to the fiscal budget; Increase in recordation tax; Proposition to tax non-District of Columbia bond interest.
- Board Agrees to Give Mayor-Elect Williams Full Control of Government. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;12/22/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30545, p5
Reports that the District of Columbia financial control board will give incoming Mayor Anthony Williams authority to run all of the district's government when he takes office on January 2, 1999. Features of the agreement between Williams and the board; Comment by Alice Rivlin, chairman of the...
- D.C. mayor proposes $3.2 billion budget for fiscal 2001. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;03/14/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30848, p4
Focuses on the fiscal 2001 budget proposed by Washington, D.C. Mayor Anthony A. Williams. Approximate amount in added general obligation bond authority for fiscal 2001 under the budget proposal; Allocation breakdown of the proposed fiscal 2001 budget; Reaction of city council members to the...
- D.C. mayor criticizes tax plan, names staff members. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;05/06/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30635, p4
Reports on Washington, D.C., Mayor Anthony Williams' criticism of the district council's approval of a $431 million tax-cut plan. Types of taxes affected by the legislation; Reaction of council members on Williams' comments on the tax cuts; Other disputes between Williams and the city council...
- D.C. Council Authorizes Mayor to Begin Hospital Talks With Howard University. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/5/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31755, p32
Reports on the approval of the proposed hospital construction by the city council in Washington D.C. Empowerment of Mayor Anthony Williams to start the negotiations with Howard University; Presentation of a comprehensive financial package; Estimation of the total project costs.
- Breakthrough Reached On D.C. Budget. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;05/16/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30892, p1
Reports that District of Columbia council members and Mayor Anthony A. Williams have resolved their differences over the proposed fiscal 2001 budget. Dispute over whether reserve funds could be spent on ongoing district programs; Proposed total budget; Williams' proposed increase in spending.
- D.C. Mayor, Told He Has Line-Item Veto Powers, Weighs Budget Options. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;6/10/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31902, p29
Reports on the consideration of Washington D.C. Mayor Anthony Williams to use his item veto on the proposed budget of the district. Prediction of the reaction of the council on the assertion of the mayor of his line item veto authority; Impact of a mayoral veto on the progress of the budget;...