TITLE

Gov. Chiles praises Florida's economy, recommends funding health care plans

AUTHOR(S)
McEntee, Christopher
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;03/04/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30343, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Florida Governor Lawton Chiles' praises for the state's fiscal health with plans for spending a settlement windfall from a tobacco lawsuit. Moody's Investors Service's rating on the state's general obligation debts; Chiles' plan to create a children's health program with revenue that the state collects from tobacco litigation.
ACCESSION #
325712

 

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