Removing Their Cap
Earlier this month, Stephen Howard, a senior vice president at Lehman Bros., told Congress it should lift the cap on tax-exempt private activity bonds as ...
Earlier this month, Stephen Howard, a senior vice president at Lehman Bros., told Congress it should lift the cap on tax-exempt private activity bonds as a way of helping communities finance costly water and sewer upgrades. The feds made a similar exemption in the 1980s to enable the construction of much-needed solid waste disposal facilities. Clearly, Howard's firm has something to gain by passage of H.R. 1708. What do state and local officials think about this approach?
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Medicaid Has Great Responsibility Without Great Power1 hour ago
The Upcoming Supreme Court Cases That Matter Most for States and Localities2 hours ago
Florida Mortgage Program Not Helping Homeowners Enough3 hours ago
Telemedicine Is Expanding, But No One Knows If It Saves Money3 hours ago
Despite Embargo, State Leaders Want Trade Ties to Cuba4 hours ago
Impact of Texas Border Surge Is Pretty Limited4 hours ago