TITLE

Traditionally Debt-Averse State Unlikely to Bond for OPEBs, or Much Else

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Matthew
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32350, Special section p77
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview of the fiscal condition of Idaho. Administrator at the Idaho Division of Financial Management Brad Foltman claims that the state has small unfunded liability which is estimated between 6 and 7 percent. The state's retirement oversight board has canceled a contribution rate increase scheduled to take effect in July 2005. Meanwhile, Governor Dirk Kempthorne has proposed his "Connecting Idaho" plan in 2005.
ACCESSION #
20409252

 

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