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MuniLand Snaps: February 10, 2012

By Cate Long
February 10, 2012

Just-in-time inventory comes to municipal agencies. This is the way to more efficient government. Video: GovTech

Good Links

Stateline: Will states use foreclosure money for other purposes?

Lakeland Times: The best of credit ratings, the worst of credit ratings

Bond Buyer: Muni bond rally weakens slightly

Reuters: 10th straight week of muni bond fund inflows

State Impact: Map of Pennsylvania areas receiving revenues from gas extraction

Patriot News: Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett’s budget proposal: Who gets thumbs up, thumbs down?

Vermontbiz.com: Vermont treasurer announces $25 million Citizen Bond sale March 5

@Twitter Talk

Reuters Top News @Reuters Reuters Top News  US Postal Service loses $3.3 bln in first quarter, mail volume down 6 pct reut.rs/AenTp9
Tax Foundation @taxfoundation Tax Foundation  States with enacted or pending online tax rules: usat.ly/zJc9y9
Tim Maniccia @tmaniccia Tim Maniccia  Amazon in talks for N.J. warehouses, sales-tax holiday | Seattle Times Newspaper: bit.ly/zpnFwX
Standard & Poor's @standardpoors Standard & Poor’s  The College Affordability Crisis: How Bad Could It Get? Read S&P’s full report here: ow.ly/d/uNL
IpreoMuni @IpreoMuni IpreoMuni  Negotiated deals lead the way. Here is next week’s muni deal calendar:  bit.ly/wJL83z
Bruce Katz @bruce_katz Bruce Katz  Michigan Governor Takes On Deadly Cities  on.wsj.com/wmqviB @onetoughnerd previews new initiatives on violent crime
Robbie Brown @RobbieBrown07 Robbie Brown  Three inmates share one-person cells in this bankrupt Alabama county’s jail  blogs.wsj.com/bankruptcy/201…
Roxbury News @roxburynews Roxbury News   Interested in buying the Hbg incinerator? The Harrisburg Authority just issued RFQ’s Video: bit.ly/ybBQxL
ILStateHouseNews @ILsthousenews ILStateHouseNews  The Senate is in and going through the usual rounds before doing anything of substance
Energy Service Corps @ESCRutgers Energy Service Corps  n.pr/xs7pl6 Check out a Mississippi lawmaker going Super Patriotic, rename Gulf of Mexico: GULF OF AMMMERRIICCAA!

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