TITLE

New Task Force to Probe Illinois Agencies

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;11/27/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31522, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Illinois Governor-elect Rod Blagojevich has constituted an advisory group on November 26, 2002 to review 350 boards and agencies as a part of reforms in financial sector. Members of the group; Impact of the review on the state's bonding authorities; Previous attempt by Illinois Governor George Ryan to merge all boards and agencies.
ACCESSION #
8826337

 

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