Illinois Governor Takes Case to Public in 1st State of State

Shields, Yvette
March 2003
Bond Buyer;3/13/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31592, p36
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Reports that Illinois governor Rob Blagojevich has delivered his first state of the state address to people. Agenda of the speech delivered by Blagojevich; Possible launching of a series of programs on jobs, education, public safety and prescription drugs for senior citizens; Objective of delivering the speech.


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