Groups Blast Bush Plan to Kill CDBG Program

Vadum, Matthew
February 2005
Bond Buyer;2/9/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32067, p5
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Reports that local government officials in the United States vowed on February 8, 2005, to mount a vigorous fight in the U.S. Congress against the administration's plan to eliminate the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and replace it and other federal development programs with a Strengthening America's Communities Grant Program. Statements made by Baltimore, Maryland, mayor Martin O'Malley regarding plans to eliminate the CDBG program; Comments made by other elected officials.


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