Senators OK Louisiana Aid, Extra CDBG Funds

Vadum, Matthew
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/5/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32354, p4
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The article reports on the approval of a supplemental appropriations bill by the Senate Appropriations Committee that would provide 7.6 million dollars in emergency funding for temporary rental housing vouchers and food-mitigation programs in hurricane-ravaged Louisiana. The emergency spending measure was approved on a 27-to-1 vote.


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