MuniLand Snaps: May 17

May 17, 2012

The dirty side of consumption, or what happens to our trash? Hat tip: Boing Boing.

Good Links

ZeroHedge: That which is unsustainable will go away: Medicare

WSJ: Cities court bond investors with open meetings and more transparency

SEC: Statement regarding Commission approval of MSRB Rule G-17 Interpretive Notice

Davis Polk: SEC approves MSRB Interpretive Notice on municipal security underwriters

Bloomberg: For non-profit hospitals a lot rides on the Supreme Court

Reuters: Alabama lawmakers spurn jobs tax for bankrupt Jefferson County

Bloomberg: Wisconsin governor dislikes job numbers, so he’ll put out his own

Bond Buyer: Chicago hopes budgetary, pension strides will aid sale

Patriot News: “[C]ity taxpayers shouldn’t be sold down the river to protect the reputations of powerful political players”

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