West Virginia Gets $3 Billion Budget, and Governor's Cigarette Tax Survives

Newman, Emily
March 2003
Bond Buyer;3/18/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31595, p32
Trade Publication
Reports on the approval of $3.033 billion budget by West Virginia's Legislature for the next fiscal year as of March 18, 2003. Highlights of the budget; Percentage increase in the budget from the previous year; Programs covered under the budget.


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