MuniLand Snaps: January 27, 2012
An excellent map from Governing showing current state laws for mandatory school attendence. President Obama highlighted the issue of school attendance until 18 years of age in his State of The Union speech but 40% of states already have these laws.
Council of State Governments: What was in the State of the Union for the states?
Bloomberg: U.S. state tax revenue exceeds pre-recession level, Rockefeller study says
Blackrock: 119 municipal default filings in 2011
Pension and Investments: New Jersey pension funds return 1.7% on investments
Bond Buyer: The rally was off now the rally is on again in muniland
State of Louisiana: Governor Jindal Announces Pension Reform Plan
Innovation Trails: Cuomo’s transparency website fails to live up to promises
GovTech: Rochester, Minn. will use “identity analytics” to try and reduce crime