Oklahoma Democrats' Higher Ed Plan Adds $15 Million for Debt Service

Watts, Jim
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/2/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32311, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the proposal of the Democratic leaders in the Oklahoma Senate for an 87 million dollars increase in higher education funding in Dallas, Texas. The funding includes a 15 million dollars to make provision for debt service over a full 12-month period on higher education bonds approved by the legislature in 2005. It also includes allocation for faculty and facilities and an increase for a program that provides college tuition scholarships for students.


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