TITLE

Massachusetts' Leaders Compromise, Present Plan to End Deficit

AUTHOR(S)
Peacock, Wayne
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/17/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31367, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the budget deliberations in Massachusetts. Agreement between acting governor Jane Swift, House speaker Thomas Finneran and Senate president Thomas Birmingham on measures to eliminate the budget deficit; Proposal for refinancing commonwealth's debt; Extension of payment schedule for contributions to the state pension fund.
ACCESSION #
6841206

 

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