GOP Governors: Hey Supercommittee, don’t raise taxes and give us program flexibility
WaPo: With U.S. infrastructure aging & scant public funds, more projects are going private
Reuters: Group uses inflated data to project state debts at $4 trillion
Public Fund Survey: Check out the median performance of public pension plans
PennLive.com: Next chapter in the Harrisburg fiscal drama
WPRI.com: Rhode Island state legislature begins hearings on pension reform
NYT: New York communities look for work arounds from new state property tax cap
Ari Costello Calculated Risk today has a long term chart of miles driven (U.S.) that speaks volumes…. Our society has peaked.
Nick Timiraos S&P Case-Shiller index: seasonally adjusted home prices up by 0.2% in August from July, but down 3.8% from year ago.
CenterOnBudget Center on Budget Chuck Marr Explains Why Another Corporate Tax Holiday Would Be a Costly Mistake bit.ly/rq8AXo #repatriation
@IpreoMuni IpreoMuni Oct muni vol ends on a solid note-strong showing from CA & IL. Here’s this wk’s updated muni deal cal: bit.ly/suWaop
OK Policy Institute 115,000 Oklahomans are unpaid caregivers for ailing loved ones, & their numbers are growing ow.ly/77apw
@McClatchyDC McClatchyDC Tax breaks, incentives for companies in Florida haven’t produced promised jobs: bit.ly/vbU2SV
Chart source: Thomson Reuters Municipal Market Data chart using Standard and Poor’s data