Gov. Wise to Push for W. Va. Tobacco, Pension Bond Deals
- West Virginia Pension Deal May Be Put on the Table Again. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;2/7/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31569, p4
Focuses on efforts of West Virginia's governor Bob Wise and Pension Bond Review Committee to get a legislative approval for a multi-billion dollar sale of taxable general obligation bonds. Interest rates that have prompted state officials to renew their efforts in that direction; Governor who...
- Governor to Seek $225M for Security. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;10/22/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31248, p5
Focuses on plans by West Virginia Governor Bob Wise to seek approval from state lawmakers for a multi-million dollar bond issue. Purpose for the issue of bonds; Expectations of Wise regarding introduction of a legislation for bond issue; Statistics regarding floating rates.
- West Virginia Pension Deal Clears Hurdle on Long Trip to Market. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;4/4/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31538, p29
Reports that West Virginia Governor Bob Wise has signed into law a measure eliminating a major roadblock to a long-awaited pension bond sale. Introduction of the measure at the governor's request; Stipulation in the Pension Liability Redemption Act; Constitutionality on the issuance of the bonds.
- W. Va. Turns to Tobacco. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;1/29/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31810, p1
Reports on the proposal of Governor Bob Wise to issue a multi-million dollar taxable revenue bonds supported by the state's share of tobacco settlement funds in West Virginia. Use of the proceeds to pay a portion of the state's pension liabilities; Selling of the rights to the tobacco...
- Wise Shuffle. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;11/6/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31756, p35
Reports on the appointments made by West Virginia Governor Bob Wise to his senior staff and cabinet. Joe Martin; Keith Burdette; Erica Mani.
- W. Virginia's New Governor Has Plans to Keep Things Moving. Floyd, Daniel F. // Bond Buyer;11/30/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31027, p32
Focuses on the challenges facing West Virginia Governor-elect Bob Wise. Lag of the state in economic growth and environmental health; Efforts of the state to diversify its economy; Dependence on mining and manufacturing.
- No New Term. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;8/14/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31699, p34
Reports on the reluctance of Virginia governor Bob Wise to contest for his seat when his term ends. Factors that led to Wise's reluctance; Plans of Wise to spend time with his family.
- WEST VIRGINIA: New Members. Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;4/4/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31538, p31
Reports on the appointments of Governor Bob Wise to the nine-member commission that will authorize bonds for the state's economic development projects in West Virginia. Approval of the commission by a House bill; Selection of the members of the commission; Initiation of an organizational...
- SporTIF. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;11/6/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31756, p35
Reports that West Virginia Governor Bob Wise has named Pete Dye Golf and Sporting Club as one of the state's first projects approved for funding through tax increment financing. Cost of the project; Flexibility of the financing method.