Pennsylvania governor's $17.8 billion budget proposal includes tax cuts

Demenchuk, Michael
February 1998
Bond Buyer;02/04/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30324, p31
Trade Publication
Reports on Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge's proposed $17.8 billion budget for fiscal 1999. Features of proposed tax cuts; Features of the fiscal 1999 capital budget; Criticisms of Ridge's budget proposal from Pennsylvania's House and Senate Democrats.


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