TITLE

W. Va. Legislature Adjourns, Minus Pension Bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Vekshin, Alison
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/22/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31432, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the reluctance of the legislature to approve the sale of pension bonds in West Virginia. Increase of the interest rates; Result of the unfunded liability of the state retirement plans.
ACCESSION #
7395763

 

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