TITLE

Trends in the Region: To Stay AAA, Virginia Finance Chief Wants to Get Aggressive

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/7/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31320, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on efforts of Virginia's finance secretary John M. Bennett to deal with state's financial problems in order to maintain its triple-A general obligation bond ratings. Efforts to rebalance state's budget; Bennett's comments on the significance of tax-exempt bonds in helping the state meet its education and infrastructure needs; Legislation approved by the Virginia Senate to issue $1.4 billion in tax-exempt debt.
ACCESSION #
7190376

 

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