MuniLand Snaps: April 19
The FBI’s National Law Enforcement Data Exchange brings together data from law enforcement agencies throughout the United States, including incident and case reports, booking and incarceration data, and parole and probation information. They make extensive data available for public use.
IFR Asia: Cheiljedang creates the first South Korean muni bond in the U.S.
Bond Buyer: D.C. folks don’t understand munis
Bloomberg: New Jersey voters pass 90 percent of school districts’ budget proposals
Chicago Tribune: Chicago mayor to wait on controversial infrastructure trust vote
Detroit News: Revenue falls faster than Detroit’s spending
Real Reporting.org: Private interests seek to grab Harrisburg’s invaluable water shed for pennies on the dollar
Bond Buyer: IRS action could jeopardize bond’s tax-exempt status
Reuters: BlackRock system won’t compete with bond dealers, CEO says
Muni Market Advisors @Muni_Mkt_Advis Most important filing: Fairfield, Cal, which declared fiscal emergency mostly to seek special tax increase from voters in Nov