Washington Affirmed, Taken Off Credit Watch as GO Sale Nears

Williams, Rochelle
July 2002
Bond Buyer;7/17/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31429, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the removal of Washington from CreditWatch. Assignment of AA-plus rating in general obligation bonds; Contract of expansion repairs of the Department of Transportation with the Tacoma Narrows Bridge; Selling of bonds secured by motor vehicle sales taxes.


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