TITLE

A long road to a day of reckoning

AUTHOR(S)
CILLEY, JACKIE; DEVRIES, BETSI; REYNOLDS, DEBORAH
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
New Hampshire Business Review;8/26/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 18, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a controversy involving the Local Government Center (LGC) in dealing with the returnable fund worth 100 million U.S. dollars to its members in New Hampshire.
ACCESSION #
65144332

 

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