6m) of patriot bonds
, the region's official gazette said Thursday.
United States savings bonds (Series E before 1980 and Series EE after), including Patriot Bonds (see below) are issued on a noninterest bearing discount basis.
Patriot Bonds are regular Series EE Savings Bonds specially inscribed with the legend "Patriot Bond.
Meanwhile, on March 1, 2002, the Treasury Department said it is planning actions to preserve cash balances to provide and maintain a cash cushion, which could involve canceling the sales of Patriot bonds
and of State and Local Government Series (SLGS), used by state and local governments to refund previously issued debt.
Unveils Patriot Bond
on Anniversary of September 11 Attacks,"
Don't buy a Patriot Bond
just because it makes you feel good," sneered one financial columnist.
See Treasury Press Release, Treasury Department Unveils Patriot Bond
oon 3-Month Anniversary oof September 11 Attacks (December 22, 2001).