In illinois, No Accord Yet on Plans for New Capital Spending

Shields, Yvetre
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/10/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32357, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the failure of Illinois state lawmakers to reach an agreement for a new capital spending that would generate revenue sources used to pay the state's borrowings. The Senate Republican minority rejected a multibillion dollar borrowing plan. Lawmakers were disappointed because the capital plan is intended for road and school projects in the state. The governor's office remain positive that the General Assembly will be able to reach a compromise before the session adjourns.


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