Pawlenty Signs Bonding Bill

Shields, Yvette
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/7/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32397, p45
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The article reports that Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty approved the 2006 biennial 1 billion dollars capital bill, which depended on general obligation borrowing to finance several projects statewide. A total of 260 million dollars is appropriated for jobs, housing, and transportation programs. The budget depended on general obligation debt that will be repaid with user fees.


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