News In Brief: Gov. Bush Gives State of State

Barnett, Chip
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/23/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31309, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on Governor of Florida Jeb Bush's speech which focused on strengthening the educational system and homeland security. Content of the speech; Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the state's tourist-based economy; Plans of Bush to build high-technology research facilities in the state.


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