TITLE

Community Organizations Make Pitch to President-Elect

AUTHOR(S)
Floyd, Daniel F.
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/19/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31060, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the National League of Cities and 27 community-based groups have made a public pitch to President George W. Bush to revitalize infrastructure and school buildings in low-income communities across the United States. 'Investing in Communities' agenda; Improvement of the quality of life in inner cities and rural communities.
ACCESSION #
4030155

 

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