Louisiana Governor's Bond Plans Slowed, Not Stopped, by Legislature

DeSue, Tedra
May 2001
Bond Buyer;05/11/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31137, p3
Trade Publication
Reports the plan of Governor Mike Foster in New Orleans, Louisiana. Number of several bonds passed for legislation; Construction of highway projects; Proposal of selling bonds to pay the pension obligation debt of the government.


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