A Cautious Controller

Higginbotham, Stacey
November 2000
Bond Buyer;11/30/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31027, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the refusal of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Controller Jonathan Saidel to testify at public hearings detailing Mayor John Street's financing plan for two stadiums. Need for the city to fix the Philadelphia Gas Works and the school system; Financing plans for the stadiums.


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