Funding Needs Without the Old Bad Habits

DeSue, Tedra
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/21/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32094, Special section p60
Trade Publication
Focuses on the efforts of legislators to implement measures to improve the finances of Louisiana. Significance of funding a myriad of capital needs without running into debt trouble; Credit ratings of the state from several rating agencies; Creation of the Transportation Infrastructure Model for Economic Development program to finance the state transportation project; Plan of the legislators to sell gas and fuel tax-backed revenue bonds for the program.


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