Virginia Governor to Localities: Fiscal Pain Will Be Shared by All

Vadum, Matthew
November 2002
Bond Buyer;11/13/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31512, p5
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Reports that localities in Virginia will share the state's fiscal burden in 2003 when the General Assembly will meet to decide a way to cut more than one billion dollars from the 2003-2004 biennial fiscal budget of the state. Fundings that are likely to be curtailed in order to balance the state's budget; Complaints of Virginia Association of Counties members against state lawmakers; Virginia's current ratings.


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