CBO head calls rural-loan plan risky

Hearn, Ted
February 2000
Multichannel News;02/14/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p10
Reports on United States Congressional Budget Office head Dan Crippen's conclusion that a plan to provide loan guarantees to satellite providers of local TV signals is `financially and technically risky'. Amount of defaults likely to be produced; Senator Phil Gramm's pledge to draft a more fiscally responsible bill.


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