After 2002's Bonding Splurge, This Year Will Be Leaner
- Between the Law and a Hard Place. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;3/3/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31584, SOUTH EAST p69
Reports on public finance conditions of West Virginia as of March 3, 2003. Estimated budget deficit for fiscal 2004; Ratings of the state; Provisions of Pension bond bill.
- Ballot measures. // State Government News;Oct97, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p18
Reports that voters will go to the polls in September 1997 to decide whether the West Virginia state government should be allowed to invest state or public funds in stocks. Other ballot measures under consideration include the legalization of marijuana's medical use in Oregon and a forest...
- Virginia Governor: In Good Times, Rainy-Day Fund Should Be Upped By 50%. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;12/19/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31536, p5
Reports on proposal given by Virginia Governor Mark R. Warner for increase in state's rainy-day fund in times of extraordinary revenue growth to prevent fiscal turmoil. Speech of appreciation for Warner's proposal from director of Standard & Poor's Kenneth A. Gear; Provision of fiscal...
- GOVERNMENT BRIEFS. // State Journal (WV);11/8/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 44, p3
The article reports on the decline in the tax revenue of West Virginia in 2013, along with the statement of Deputy Revenue Secretary Mark Muchow regarding the collections of taxes, including personal, consumer, and occupation taxes, which are all below estimates.
- West Virginia gets good rate in infrastructure sale; last deal for a while? Meisler, Daniel // Bond Buyer;02/27/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30340, p50
Reports that the West Virginia state government has sold $92 million in infrastructure municipal bonds in competitive bidding on February 26, 1998. First Union Capital Markets Inc.'s winning of one of the three sets of bonds; Taxable bonds won by Prudential Securities Inc.; Ratings;...
- Governor, officials at odds over pension fund loan. Meisler, Daniel // Bond Buyer;08/13/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30456, p4
Reports on West Virginia Governor Cecil Underwood's conflict with state Treasurer John Purdue and state Auditor Glen B. Gainer over the funding scheme for new prisons. Objections raised by Purdue and Gainer; Plan of Underwood to borrow from state employees pension fund; Supreme Court of...
- No agreement, reduced spending. // Roads & Bridges;May2006, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p13
The article focuses on the statement of transportation leaders in Virginia that spending cutbacks on urban roads in the state will be implemented if lawmakers fail to pass a budget by early June 2006, according to a report in the "Hampton Roads News." U.S. Transportation Secretary Pierce Homer...
- Layne: New Virginia P3 Rules Remove Mystery. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;11/19/2014, Issue 34213, p1
Virginia Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne says new P3 rules remove the mystery from the selection process.
- NS, Virginia partner on 50-mile upgrade. // Railway Age;Feb2008, Vol. 209 Issue 2, p10
The article focuses on an agreement signed by Norfolk Southern and the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation to improve 50 miles of rail right-of-way between Manassas and Front Royal, Virginia to increase freight rail capacity as one way to reduce truck traffic demand on...