TITLE

New Mexico increases highway proposal

AUTHOR(S)
Preston, Darrell
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;02/20/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30335, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on legislative proposals related to a highway construction project in New Mexico. Settlement of the highway bonding package at $1.2 billion; Terms of the legislative proposal; Tax-cut and welfare reform proposals in New Mexico.
ACCESSION #
290173

 

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