'Conceptual Agreement' Could Avert N.Y. Budget Logjam

Cataldo, Adam L.
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/17/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32092, p36
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Reports that U.S. Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has agreed on a conceptual 2005-2006 budget agreement in New York. Comparison of the agreed budget with the proposed budget of Governor George Pataki; Influence of Pataki, Bruno, and Silver on the state's budget; Projection of an increase in tax revenue.


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