TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvetre
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/10/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32357, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
20464052

 

Related Articles

  • Voters reject Minnesota governor's warship proposal. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;03/06/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30345, p31 

    Reports that voters in Duluth, Minnesota have rejected Governor Arne Carlson's proposed capital spending plan. Value of bonds proposed by Carlson to finance the relocation of a World War II-era Navy warship to the city; Carlson's plans with the warship; Implications of the election results on...

  • Alabama Goes to Market With $50M of Bonds for Education. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;2/4/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32807, p32 

    The article reports on the return of the Alabama Public School and College Authority (APSCA) in the market on February 5, 2008 with the competitive sale of about $50 million of capital improvement bonds just two months after selling $1.07 billion of debt in the state's largest-single bond issue....

  • OHIO. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;3/8/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32334, p39 

    The article reports that the Ohio House Finance and Appropriations Committee is expected to start hearing testimony on a capital re-appropriations bill that will feature some of the state's plans for capital spending. The bill will likewise take into account other spending. In addition, the...

  • LOUISIANA: Commission OKs $300 M. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;10/27/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33606, p9 

    The article reports that the Louisiana State Bond Commission approved 300 million dollars of funding in October 2011 for capital improvement projects.

  • Puerto Rico Lawmakers Working on Possible $500M Deal. Kaske, Michelle // Bond Buyer;12/7/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32523, p39 

    The article provides updates on a legislation which authorizes the common wealth of $500 million deal bond sale in the Puerto Rico. The lawmakers have up to 20 days to approve capital investment projects for fiscal 2007. Among the main provisions of the bill are the $113 million for...

  • Pawlenty's Bond Bill. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;1/14/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31800, p27 

    Reports on Minnesota governor Tim Pawlenty's proposed two-year bonding, which will set the state's capital spending agenda. Projects and funding initiatives included in the bonding bill; Overview of how bonding bills are approved.

  • Nevada Governor OKs $185 Million of GOs for College, University Projects. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;6/20/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31164, p33 

    Reports on the approval of a law in Nevada that will permit the state to issue general obligation bonds for building projects. Amount of bonds to be issued; Funding of capital improvement projects throughout the state.

  • Where has all the investment gone? Emmerson, Carl // Public Finance;3/7/2003, p19 

    Reports on the level of public sector investment in Great Britain. Increase in tax to deliver quality public services; Failure of government department to spend allocations; Consequences from the privatization of public utilities.

  • Deputy Treasurer Robin Reedy.  // Bond Buyer;03/05/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31089, p86 

    Reports the provision of funds for infrastructures in Nevada. Generation of money from revenues and debt proceeds; Scrutiny on tobacco money as source of revenue; Projection on capital improvement projects.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics