Executive rule aside, Illinois savings deal to be negotiated
- Illinois' Edgar lays down tough rules for firms seeking state business. Williamson, Tammy // Bond Buyer;08/29/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30220, p3
Reports on Illinois Governor Jim Edgar's issuance of an executive order that limits influence-buying in the state and requires for state contracts to be competitively bid. Inclusion of bond sales; Amount of debt sold by the state in 1996; Exceptions to the executive order.
- Edgar stiffens ethics rules. // State Government News;Oct97, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p19
Reports that Illinois Governor Jim Edgar has implemented ethics and procurement reforms for executive agencies and departments by executive order. Ban on giving of gifts valued at more than $50 to state employees; Competitive bidding for state contracts worth more than $25,000.
- Issuers, investment bankers grapple with terms of Illinois governor's edict. Williamson, Tammy // Bond Buyer;09/02/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30221, p3
Reports on the executive order signed by Illinois Governor Jim Edgar aimed to curb influence-peddling in bond transactions. Issues affected by the rule; Edgar's proposed rules on the staging of competitive bids on bond issues.
- Paterson Issues Executive Order For N.Y.'s Biggest RZFB Offering. Phillips, Ted // Bond Buyer;12/21/2010, Vol. 374 Issue 33436, p20
The article reports on the executive order issued by New York Governor David A. Paterson for recovery zone facility bond (RZFB) allocations before the program's expiration on December 31, 2010.
- Medicaid fix needs billions more. Oloroso Jr., Arsenio // Crain's Chicago Business;1/30/95, Vol. 18 Issue 5, p1
Reports on Illinois state officials' increase by nearly $6.5 billion the amount of money it says it will need to implement Governor Jim Edgar's Medicaid reform plan. Earlier state projections on the cost of the Medicaid program; Federal government as financier for half of the state's tab for...
- Edgar backs privatization and charter schools. Harp, Lonnie // Education Week;1/19/94, Vol. 13 Issue 17, p12
Reports on Illinois Governor Jim Edgar's plan to test private management of some Illinois schools. Edgar's plan to introduce a bill that would create 12 charter schools; Edgar's appointment of a school-to-work task force; Plans to convene a group to study education-technology issues.
- Good grades are good politics. Barnes, James A. // National Journal;4/12/97, Vol. 29 Issue 15, p706
Reports on the school financing reforms proposed by Illinois Republican Governor Jim Edgar. Cutting property taxes; Increased state spending on education; Supporters of the proposal; Proposal of the Democrats in the legislature; Education financing reform of Texas Republican Gov. George Bush;...
- On the positive side of politics... // Reading Today;Jun/Jul92, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p10
Pictures Governor Jim Edgar of Illinois receiving a copy of `Lincoln: A Photobiography.' Presented by John W. Logan, president-elect of Illinois Reading Council; Edgar a strong proponent of literacy programs; Addressed council members at Illinois Reading Council 1992 conference in Springfield.
- Give 'em credits: Guv should mull tax breaks. // Crain's Chicago Business;1/29/96, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p8
Opinion. Comments on the tax break planned for business enterprises in Illinois. Governor Jim Edgar's success in offering incentives; Success of corporate tax abatements.