TITLE

Government, Business Officials Urge Virginia Lawmakers to OK Tax for Rail

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/12/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32359, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of local government and business officials from northern Virginia in urging leaders of the state's House of Delegates to allow passage of the pending legislation that would raise the sales tax in northern Virginia to fund the transit system in the region. The pending legislation would raise the sales tax by a quarter of a cent in northern Virginia. A press conference was held dedicated to convince the Delegates to approve the legislation on April 11, 2006.
ACCESSION #
20517386

 

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