MuniLand Snaps: July 17

July 17, 2012

Daniel Solender of Lord Abbott gives a good overview of the municipal bond market.

Good Links

Rockefeller Institute: The impact of the Great Recession on local property taxes

GFOA: Recovery from financial distress and fiscal first aid

Pew Center on the States: City vs. metro population growth visualized

USA Today: Where the states stand on healthcare

Reuters: Medicaid decision pits governor against governor

The Guardian: Scranton, Pennsylvania: Where even the mayor is on minimum wage

California Treasurer: Comparison of other states’ general obligation bond ratings

Morningstar: Morningstar launches municipal bond research

Bondview: Most actively traded defaulted bonds

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