EPA defends tax credits

Resnick, Amy B.
March 1999
Bond Buyer;03/03/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30590, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Treasury officials' defense of the proposed tax-credit bond program of President Bill Clinton's Administration for open space projects. Speech by EPA administrator Carol M. Browner to the Environmental Financial Advisory Board; Encouragement of local projects; 15-year maximum maturity proposed for the bonds.


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