Indiana Governor Calls Lawmakers Back Into Session, Demands Shortfall Solution

Carvlin, Elizabeth
April 2002
Bond Buyer;4/11/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31363, p32
Trade Publication
Announces the special session of legislators with Indiana Governor Frank O'Bannon about tax restructuring and balancing. Concerns on budget deficits; Impact of tax increase on homeowners; Creation of deficit management plan.


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