North Carolina and a Maryland County Wonder What to Do With Deficits

Floyd, Daniel F.; Sigo, Shelly
February 2001
Bond Buyer;02/08/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31073, p3
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Discusses North Carolina and Montgomery County, Maryland's different strategies to manage their budget deficits. North Carolina Governor Mike Easley's decision to order a freeze on hiring, travel, and building, and a prohibition on most new purchases; Montgomery County's plan to raise the county's borrowing limit in both fiscal 2002 and 2003.


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