D.C. Council to Mull Bill Outlining Use of Tobacco Bonds

Vadum, Matthew
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/2/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32372, p4
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The article reports that the Washington D.C. council is scheduled to vote on a bill outlining the use of tobacco bonds. If the legislation will be approved, it would facilitate the sale of multimillion dollar subordinate tax-exempt tobacco-backed bonds by Mayor Anthony Williams. The proceeds from the tobacco-backed bond sale will be used for health care-related services.


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