MSA Documents Outline Who Paid What
- Several Sectors Key For 2006. Johnson, Matthew // Bond Buyer;12/30/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32289, p1
The article reports on the several key sectors where bond issuance must be robust in the U.S. Tobacco market has made tremendous gains while new-money tobacco issues are likely to come forward because favorable court settlements were handed down in 2005. Gulf Coast reconstruction projects would...
- Louisiana Resolves to Delay Its Tobacco Securitization. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;03/22/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30854, p32
Reports plans of state officials to delay securitization of tobacco settlement in Louisiana. Advice of Government Finance Associates to approach tobacco financing with caution; Concern on unfavorable perception of financial markets and rating agencies on the state; Importance of right sense of...
- Good first cut. // Crain's Cleveland Business;09/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 37, p10
Editorial. Comments on the distribution of Ohio's share in the lawsuit settlement with tobacco companies. Fund allocation Includes tobacco use cessation and public health programs; Strengthening of Ohio's schools; Advancement of Ohio's role in biomedical role.
- Fight over tobacco settlement already has sides butting heads. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;9/2/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 35, p17
Focuses on the fight over money settlement from the tobacco companies in Michigan. Request of a constitutional amendment by the Citizens for a Healthy Michigan; Use of the tobacco settlement money on smoking prevention and treatment; Impact of redirecting the money on the public funds.
- Constitutional Amendment Is No Smoke Screen. // Grand Rapids Business Journal;7/22/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 29, p4
Discusses the issue of tobacco settlement fund in Michigan. Proposal for a constitutional amendment to use the remaining of the fund for smoking cessation programs; Impact of the settlement fund on business community.
- Mississippi. McEntee, Christopher // Bond Buyer;07/10/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30184, p34
Reveals that the state of Mississippi will receive the first installment of a payment from a lawsuit filed against tobacco companies. Aim of the payment to recover public funds spent on smoking-related illnesses; Credit impact of the settlement on the state's general obligation rating.
- Minnesota lawmakers begin planning to spend tobacco-settlement windfall. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;05/06/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30387, p39
Reports that Minnesota lawmakers has started discussion on how to spend money coming from the expected settlement of the state's legal dispute with the tobacco industry. Estimated budget surplus arising from the deal; Key provisions of legislative proposals.
- What does the end of the tobacco buyout mean? // Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;12/ 2/2013, p2
An interview with Blake Brown, policy and farm management economist with the North Carolina State University Extension, is presented about the Tobacco Transition Payment Program (TTPP). Brown was asked about the end of the TTPP payments and its impact on tobacco production. He talks about how...
- Iowa Readies Rare Sale $500 Million to Ease Budgets Until Tax Time. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;12/2/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31772, p1
Reports on Iowa's plans to issue a $500 million tax and revenue anticipation notes by mid-December 2003. Structure of the deal; Use of proceeds from the issue.