As Georgia grapples with shrinking tax revenue and a protracted recession, Gov. Sonny Perdue is pushing for a big borrowing package to help keep the triple-A rated state's economy afloat.

This month Perdue announced an aggressive borrowing plan that is expected to exceed $1 billion, with the funds going toward infrastructure projects that would create jobs and stimulate the economy.

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