TITLE

House Panel refuses to expand Rangel's academy bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Stanton, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/10/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30249, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the US House Ways and Means Committee has rejected an amendment that expands the qualified zone academy bonds program sponsored by lawmaker Charles Rangel that became law as part of the balanced-budget agreement. Allowing poor schools to sell interest-free bonds to finance infrastructure and curriculum achievements; Approval of alternative bill that would raise contribution limits on investment accounts.
ACCESSION #
9710256990

 

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