Tobacco Plan Nixed in Virginia Senate Committee May Yet Find Life in House

Vadum, Matthew
January 2001
Bond Buyer;01/16/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31057, p6
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Reports on the Virginia Senate's vote in January 2001 to reject the tobacco bond proposals of Governor James S. Gilmore. Gilmore's plan to use the bonds to free up funds to pay for the last installment of the repeal of the tax on automobiles; Legislators' claim that the infusion of tobacco funds and the tax repeal are linked; Identical bills pending in the Virginia House of Representatives.


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