MuniLand Snaps: June 20

June 20, 2012

WPRI reports on Providence retirees voting on pension reform. The fiscally challenged city, like many across America, is trying to reduce expenses, including pensions and retiree benefits. Providence has been making good progress.

Good Links

Public CIO: Federal crowdsourcing may solve problems fast

MSRB: Report on municipal variable-rate securities

NYT: New Jersey’s halfway-house prison complexes

Bond Buyer: Scranton’s charged atmosphere stymies attempts to stay solvent

Bloomberg: Public-sector workers digging in to save pensions under assault

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