UTAH: To Tap or Not to Tap

Albanese, Elizabeth
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/15/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31304, p31
Trade Publication
Focuses on plans of Utah legislators to use the state's rainy day funds to fulfill a predicted budget shortfall in 2003. Democratic support received by the republican Governor mike Leavitt; Other steps being considered by state legislators to address the budget crisis.


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