TITLE

Tax Freeze Vetoed

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/16/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32091, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle has vetoed a Republican-sponsored bill that would have imposed sharp limits on property tax increases across the state. Claim of Doyle that he would veto any property tax freeze that failed to protect the quality of schools and vital services; Promise of the Republicans to include the proposal in the version of the fiscal 2006-2007 budget.
ACCESSION #
16441823

 

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