School-Funding Secret?

Kinnander, Ola
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/16/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31305, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that a federal partnership program in the U.S., designed to increase the rate of school construction, has been unable to generate interest among the nation's school districts. Possibility of the program gaining popularity in areas with fast growing student population; Level of awareness about the program among underwriters, bond counsels and rating analysts.


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