TITLE

Targeting insurance costs

AUTHOR(S)
Marois, Michael B.
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;02/05/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30573, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Washington Treasurer Michael Murphy's testimony that bond insurance for locally approved school debt is an unnecessary cost. Call for lawmakers to launch a program extending a state guarantee to those bonds; Murphy and a coalition of bond lawyers' drafting of a legislation that would make Washington the fourth state with a school bond enhancement.
ACCESSION #
1540336

 

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