Massachusetts Bond Cap Gets Upped as Budget Belt Tightens

Peacock, Wayne
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/30/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31275, p3
Trade Publication
Reports that Jane Swift, Governor of Massachusetts, has raised the general obligation bond cap of the state to $1.20 billion from $1.15 billion in order to increase the number of infrastructure projects and boost the economy. Facts pertaining to a bond cap; Details regarding the budget deficit of the state; Expectation of additional bond authorization to help fund housing improvements to local roads and bridges.


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