Sen. Baucus Seeks $160B Stimulus, But Republicans Will Likely Disagree

Sanchez, Humberto
December 2002
Bond Buyer;12/23/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31538, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on various inclusions of the stimulus package which was introduced by Senate Finance Committee chairman Max Baucus, Democrat from Montana on December 2002. Reasons behind remote chances of approval of the package; Proposed implications of the package; Proposal to issue taxable tax-credit bonds to finance highway construction; Comments of incoming chairman of the Committee regarding the proposal.


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