Colorado's Owens Stresses Making Good Use of Extra Revenue

Albanese, Elizabeth
January 2006
Bond Buyer;1/13/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32298, p36
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The article focuses on the state of the state address of Colorado Governor Bill Owens. Owens encouraged legislators to take advantage of the possible extra revenue the state may keep. He proposes the use of the extra revenue to enhance programs such as higher education and transportation. His proposed 2007 budget amounted to 14.6 billion dollars. One of his priorities is the modernization of the Colorado Public Employees' Retirement Association.


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