TITLE

Dems Urge Deduction Limits; Lest Seeks BABs' Return

AUTHOR(S)
Temple-West, Patrick
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/28/2011, Vol. 376 Issue 33540, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the advocate of Congressional Democrats for limits on tax deductions to reduce budget deficits and their urge to reinstate the Build America Bond (BOB) program in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
62251190

 

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