Oklahoma Gov. Seeks $500M in Lottery Backed College Bonds

Watts, Jim
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/18/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32051, p44
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Reports on the proposal of higher education bond package by Governor Brad Henry in Oklahoma. Use of the proceeds for capital improvement projects at colleges and universities; Improvement and maintenance of the capital assets; Development of the list of 140 projects in 36 communities by a consortium of state college presidents.


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