Washington State Preps $551M Gas Tax-Backed GO Issue

Cohen, Jackie
January 2006
Bond Buyer;1/17/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32299, p44
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The article reports on the sale of 551 million dollars in general obligation bonds with two tranches for state Department of Transportation projects and another tranche designated for general purposes in the U.S. The bonds will fund numerous projects including the construction of buildings at the state's universities, unemployment insurance, state contribution to the retirement plans of teachers and other public employees and the paying off of some outstanding debt.


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