Connecticut considers budget hikes; Minnesota's governor lauds finances

Kaplan, David; Shields, Yvette
February 1998
Bond Buyer;02/05/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30325, p40
Trade Publication
Focuses on municipal bond and other fiscal policies in Connecticut and Minnesota for 1998. Connecticut Governor John G. Rowland's call on legislators to approve modest increases in state spending and bond initiatives; Minnesota Governor Arne Carlson's call on legislators to support his proposed tax cuts and bonding requests.


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