Colorado Treasurer Puts School District Finances, Financing Under Microscope

Albanese, Elizabeth
January 2003
Bond Buyer;1/30/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31563, p29
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Reports on the plans of Colorado Treasurer Mike Coffman to standardize school accounting in the state. Provisions under the amendment 23 of the state's constitution; Need to standardize accounting practices in schools; Reference to the example of confusing practices followed by Elizabeth School District in the state.


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