TITLE

Missouri's Blunt Floats Plan to Privatize Student Loan Agency

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/27/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32307, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the release of Missouri Governor Matt Blunt's plan to privatize the Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority. The plan is called the "Lewis and Clark Discovery" Initiative. It would raise at least $425 to finance capital improvements at state universities and other education and research-related initiatives.
ACCESSION #
19752184

 

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