California Junior College's Big Bond Plans Linked to Bigger State Ballot Question
- Michigan plans to issue $200 million of bonds to pay damages to school districts. Baar, Aaron // Bond Buyer;08/04/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30201, p3
Reports on the plan of the state of Michigan to issue more than $200 million bonds to cover a state Supreme Court ruling ordering retroactive unfunded special educational payments to 84 school districts. Limiting of damages to the amount of underfunding for three school years.
- Pledge Upped For New York Schools Deal. McKaig, Ryan // Bond Buyer;6/12/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31406, p1
Reports the marketing of 465 million dollar in refinancing bonds by the New York State Dormitory in New York. Consequence by a decrease in annual building aid payments; Way to increase bondholder security; Mechanism allowing state comptroller to intercept state aid from school district.
- Washington Lawmakers Pass Budget, Approve $2 Billion in GO Bonds. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;6/9/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31652, p3
Washington state legislators have approved a 23 billion dollar operating budget for the coming biennium on June 5, 2003 and authorized 1.2 billion dollars in state general obligation bonds from the capital budget fund. On June 6, 2003, the state House approved a supplemental budget authorizing...
- Chicago Deal For Schools Hinges on Aid. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;5/16/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31388, p1
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- Triple-A Georgia Selling Nearly $600M, Its First Deal of 2007. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;4/2/2007, Vol. 359 Issue 32599, p36
The article reports that the State of Georgia will offer a deal of $600 million of debt in the U.S. The said trade has been known to be the state's first deal in 2007 which has given a triple-A rating. The said deal is consist of three series including refunding of bonds which is worth $219...
- Fewer Ohio school districts expected to pursue bond issues. // American School & University Exclusive Insight;1/18/2011, p8
The article reports that fewer school districts in Ohio are expected to ask voters to approve bond issues, which are needed to receive state money from the Ohio School Facilities Commission.
- Suddenly, Oregon is getting serious about tobacco debt. Monsarrat, Sean; Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;05/28/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30651, p1
Reports on Oregon's plans in issuing bonds backed by funds from the state's share in the settlement agreement with the American tobacco industry. Differences among legislators over the use of tobacco settlement proceeds; Proposals in using the bonds to help address the state's school funding...
- Bruno: No bonding for N.Y. school debt. Roy, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;08/04/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30201, p48
Reports that New York Senate Majority Leader Joseph Bruno opposes a plan to have the Dormitory Authority issue appropriation-backed bonds to fund the state's prior-year school aid liability. Total liability due to New York City.
- Funds Diversion Ended. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;4/27/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32120, p35
The article informs that the Missouri Board of Education late last week voted to end the Kansas City School District's diversion of funds designated for charter schools to help retire its desegregation bonds. The vote was taken after the Missouri Board of Fund Commissioners decided that the...