TITLE

Oregon's Kicker Provision Becomes a Campaign Issue

AUTHOR(S)
Saskal, Rich
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/19/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32405, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a major debate for the November 2006 governor's race will focus on Oregon's unique "kicker" state revenue limitation law. The financial forecast which has announced a $1 billion kick back to taxpayers has already become a factor in the election for governor after Ted Kulongsoki, the incumbent Democrat, has suggested to suspend the kicker to bolster education and health care programs.
ACCESSION #
21291982

 

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