Corzine's Budget Tour

Cataldo, Adam L.
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/6/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32332, p31
Trade Publication
The article reports that New Jersey governor Jon Corzine will discuss budget issues in three public forums around the state from March 7-9, 2006. Approximately a $4.5 billion budget deficit faced by the state for fiscal 2007, along with court-mandated spending for school construction projects and an $8.6 billion pension fund liability .


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