President's Plan to Cut CDBG Funds Will Be Defeated, City Leaders Say

Vadum, Matthew
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/14/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32338, p5
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The article reports on the plan of President George W. Bush to reduce funding for the four billion dollar-plus Community Development Block Grant program by 27 percent in the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2006. The plan is being opposed by city officials in the country according to a survey conducted by the National League of Cities.


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