Wisconsin Governor Proposes Tobacco Funds to Plug Budget

Shields, Yvette
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/23/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31309, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the measures planned by the Governor of Wisconsin Scott McCallum to reduce the state's budget deficit. Plans to utilize proceeds from a proposed tobacco securitization; Criticism of the plan by the Democratic Party; Importance of the plan to improve the economic aspects of the state.


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