Minnesota rail backers add ex-foe to fold

Shields, Yvette
January 1998
Bond Buyer;01/21/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30314, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the recruitment of Curt Johnson by advocates of a proposed light rail transit system between Minneapolis and Saint Paul in Minnesota to lobby state lawmakers to approve $106 million in bonds to fund the project. Johnson's previous opposition to the light rail transit system; Arguments by the proponents of the project; Governor Arne Carlson's refusal to include the proposed bonds in his $872 bond bill.


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