Connecticut Enters Special Session to Hammer Out New Spending Plan

Peacock, Wayne
June 2001
Bond Buyer;06/11/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31157, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the legislative session concerning budget negotiations in Connecticut. Expectation of a budget surplus; Remarks of Dean Pagani, spokesman for Governor John Rowland; Opinion of other Democrats on the budget negotiations.


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