U-Turn on Tollway Lease

Shields, Yvette
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/28/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32412, p43
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The article reports that Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich has opposed the proposals to privatize the state's 274-mile tollway system around the Chicago area. The opposition of the governor eliminates a potential issue in his re-election campaign among the suburban voters. The Democratic governor prefers the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority to maintain control of the system.


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