Privatization on track, military says

Meisler, Daniel
March 1999
Bond Buyer;03/10/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30595, p6
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Reports on the United States House Armed Services subcommittee's hearing on the progress of the plan to privatize housing on and around military bases. Number of housing units that need to be renovated and replaced; Air Force's receipt of assistance from the private sector in the construction of housing for military dependents.


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