Massachusetts School Bonds May Fall Prey to Budget Reductions

Wayne Peacock
November 2001
Bond Buyer;11/28/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31273, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the possible decline in the volume of school improvement bonds in Massachusetts because of reductions to the school building assistance program in the fiscal 2002 budget. Reason behind the decision of the Massachusetts Department of Education to reduce funds appropriated for school building funds; Implications of the decision to school improvement programs.


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