Montana Governor Pushes Use of Coal Trust Money to Close Gap

Finestone, Deborah
November 2002
Bond Buyer;11/19/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31516, p36
Trade Publication
Reports that Montana Governor Judy Martz proposed a state budget that includes borrowing a large portion from a coal tax trust fund to close a shortfall in the multi-billion dollar budget for the fiscal biennium starting 2003. Principal amount available at the trust; Governor's proposal of paying back the borrowed fund to the trust from excess revenues generated by the state.


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