TITLE

Lobbyists Line Up to Push BAB Extension

AUTHOR(S)
Dutton, Audrey
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/11/2010, Vol. 373 Issue 33365, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of several lobbyists to urge U.S. lawmakers to extend the Build America bonds (BABs) program before its expiration in December 2010. The author reveals that 78 organizations admit to hiring lobbyists or lobbied for BABs' extension. Some of the organizations that took interest in extending BABs include the University of California, New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority and Northern California Power Agency.
ACCESSION #
52981227

 

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