Washington Budget Calls for Tobacco, Bridge Borrowing

Williams, Rochelle
March 2002
Bond Buyer;3/19/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31347, p3
Trade Publication
Focuses on the approved state budget for Washington. Allocation for the securitization of tobacco, bridge construction and transportation package; Worth of budget deficit; Terms embodied in the transportation clause; Need for voter approval on infrastructure projects.


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