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- MIDWEST Bond-Watch. Shields, Yvette; Albanese, Elizabeth; Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;05/16/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31140, p31
Reports developments related to bonds and bond markets in the United States as of May 2001. Vote of approval by Ann Arbor Public Schools for the bond referendum to improve school facilities; Conclusion of the New Ohio Institute on state aid increase for urban high poverty schools;...
- Kansas house green-lights debt-free transportation plan. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;02/26/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30587, p3
Reports on the passage of a bond-free transportation bill in the Kansas House of Representatives. Differences of the bill to the state Senate's version; Reasons of the bill's authors for not including bonds in the transportation plan; Revenue bonds outstanding of the state.
- Transportation budget brawl is brewing. Markus, Stuart // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);12/15/2000, Vol. 47 Issue 50, p4A
Reports on the defeat of the Transportation Bond Act in the United States. Transportation infrastructure improvement programs in Long Island, New York; Details of the bond proposal.
- North Carolina House Looks at Speedier Transportation Debt. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;4/22/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31619, p4
The transportation committee for the North Carolina House is discussing a bill on April 22, 2003 that would move forward the sale of $700 million of general obligation bonds that were authorized by voters in 1996. Concerns have been raised over the past few months that some projects that were...
- Transportation bonds. Cintron, Ivan // Bond Buyer;06/11/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30412, p9
Reports that the passage of the Federal Transportation Equity Act signed by President Bill Clinton in June 1998 can increase bond sales for highway and mass-transit projects according to Bradley Mincke, senior analyst with Van Kampen American Capital Inc.
- Wisconsin Ends Session With New Debt Issuer, But No Milwaukee RTA. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;4/26/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33305, p3
The article reports on the approval of Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle on the legislation that authorizes the creation of a conduit bonding commission, while a bill that establishes a regional transportation authority in the Milwaukee area is still waiting for approval.
- Governor's Transportation Plan Survives Oregon Legislative Session. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;8/9/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32192, p40
Reports on the transportation bond bill favored by Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski was considered the legislature's second longest session in history. Detail of the bill; Purpose of the bill; Evaluation of the projects for economic benefits.
- Virginia Speaker Outlines Hefty Transportation Initiatives. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;1/6/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32044, p28
The article reports that Virginia's Speaker of the House Bill Howell vowed earlier this week to push lawmakers to approve $938.5 million in funding for transportation infrastructure for the fiscal 2005-2006 biennium plus an additional $ 1.8 billion for the state's six-year transportation program...
- Nevada Governor Proposes Redirecting Taxes to $2.5B of Transportation Bonds. Cohen, Jackie // Bond Buyer;5/14/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32628, p5
The article reports on the proposal of a transportation program by Nevada Governor Jim Gibbons. The measure would finance by up to $2.5 billion of bonds back by existing taxes that would redirect from their current purposes. According to Gibbons, his plan would pay for much-needed transportation...