TITLE

Oklahoma's Gov. Henry Pushes Debt

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/14/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32070, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Oklahoma Governor Brad Henry is urging lawmakers to approve a bond plan for higher education facilities. Warning issued by Henry that he would veto any measures that significantly alter his proposal; Henry's support for the debt program; Sale of bonds supported by revenue from the state's lottery.
ACCESSION #
16140768

 

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