Massachusetts' Woes Slowing School-Aid Reimbursement

Peacock, Wayne
May 2002
Bond Buyer;5/7/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31381, p5
Trade Publication
Reports the decline on the tax revenue collection in Massachusetts. Reimbursement project to improve schools; Ability of the state to pay the short-term debt issued; Details on the competition pricing. INSET: Moody's Removes Suffolk From Watch List Ahead of Sales..


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