MuniLand Snaps: May 1
Reuters graphic artist Stephen Culp created this excellent map depicting data from the University of Tennessee regarding Amazon’s negotiations with state governments on taxation. Rest assured, every state will eventually collect sales taxes from Amazon.
Real Clear Policy: “A Decade Without a Mexican”
WaPo: Threat from mounting public job losses tested Obama’s economic strategy
Federal Reserve Bank of New York: Impact of reporting on the interest rate derivatives market
MSRB: Muniland’s overseer holds quarterly meeting
Bond Buyer: MSRB considers reducing 15-minute window for trade reporting
Reuters: New York State tax revenue lags, but four-year gap drops: report
NBC Chicago: Financial journalists skeptical of Chicago Infrastructure Trust
LAT: Los Angeles opens the Expo Line, what now?
Learn Bonds: Alexandra Lebenthal changes her thinking on individual munis
Fixedology @Fixedology Another week of near $1B in positive cash flows for muni mutual funds, end of a strong April muni market (No tax season effect this year)