TITLE

Oregon treasurer backs tobacco bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Monsarrat, Sean
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;04/09/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30616, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Oregon Treasurer Jim Hill's proposal to use the state's share of the national tobacco settlement to back bond issues to fund school capital needs. Education funding issues behind the current budget impasse between legislators and Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber; Short-term solution to the school budget problem proposed by Hill.
ACCESSION #
1751657

 

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