Giuliani defends director's `don't pay to play' warning on watchdog group

Kaplan, David; Kruger, Daniel
December 1997
Bond Buyer;12/22/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30297, p8
Trade Publication
Presents information on New York City Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani's defense of his budget director Joseph Lhota's criticism regarding the Citizens Budget Commission. Detailed information on the situation; Comments from Lhota, Giuliani, and others.


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