Support for Bridge Plan

Shields, Yvette
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/19/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32426, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports on the endorsement of U.S. Representative William Lacy Clay Jr. on the plan of the state of Illinois for a lower-cost alternative for a new Mississippi River bridge. Clay claimed the Illinois proposal the best solution to get the project started. The states of Illinois and Missouri have reportedly been at odds for months over how to finance the bridge.


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