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California Gov. Signs Bill Providing LA 2024's Bid $250M Guarantee Against Cost Overruns

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 30 / 16

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed legislation that provides LA 2024's bid for the Olympics with a state-funded $250M guarantee "against cost overruns," according to Scott Reid of the ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER. The legislation was "viewed as critical in the eyes" of the IOC if LA's bid...

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