The $568 million of revenue bonds sold last week by the Grand River Dam Authority were the first Oklahoma state agency bonds to be enhanced with triple-A rated insurance from Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the Omaha-based firm headed up by billionaire investor Warren Buffett.

GRDA chief executive officer Kevin Easley said the coverage highlights the agency’s improved financial and operational situation. The bonds were over-subscribed by almost $170 million at the sale last week.

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