Louisiana Baits Teams With Taxes

DeSue, Tedra
March 2002
Bond Buyer;3/28/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31354, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on efforts of football team New Orleans Saints to finance incentive packages for the team. Expected rise in local taxes; Agreements with basketball team Charlotte Hornets; Constitutional limits for the debt.


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