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Boston Mayor Calls for Summit to Develop Revitalization Plan

Friday, May 2, 2003 - 1:45AM

Mayor Thomas Menino, president of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, this week called for President George W. Bush to convene a bipartisan summit of government, business and labor leaders in the next 60 days to come up with a national economic revitalization plan. He also suggested Bush choose "good tax cuts" such as boosting the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC), rather than eliminating the tax on dividends, which Menino says will make the LIHTC "unworkable." Click here to read his comments to the National Press Club.

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