Minnesota Governor Introduces Capital Budget of Nearly $900 Million

Shields, Yvette
January 2006
Bond Buyer;1/18/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32300, p6
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The article reports that Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty has unveiled a capital budget which amounted to about 900 million dollars. It includes budget for education and for environmental and conservation projects. About 60 million dollars was allocated for the completion of a commuter rail line. Submitted to the Legislature, the bonding bill will fall within the range of borrowing allowed by internal state guidelines.


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