TITLE

Pennsylvania Governor Pushes $800M of Environmental Debt

AUTHOR(S)
Cataldo, Adam L.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/10/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32068, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell proposed putting an $800 million environmental bond referendum before voters in May 2005 and a capital budget that includes using nearly $325.5 million in bond fund proceeds. Rendell proposed both items along with $23.84 billion in spending from the general fund for the 2005-2006, fiscal year. The $800 million referendum would go to fund Rendell's proposed Growing Greener II program. Rendell proposed putting the referendum before voters last year, but it got bogged down in the legislature.
ACCESSION #
16072124

 

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