Calif. County May Lose Its Tobacco Take

Finestone, Deborah
August 2000
Bond Buyer;08/04/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30947, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on a ballot measure in Ventura County, California that seeks to divert the tobacco settlement money to privately run local hospitals to pay their costs for treating uninsured and indigent patients. County's concern that the measure could interfere with its budgeting authority; County's plan for the settlement money.


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