MuniLand Snaps: August 3
Firefighter Hays explains what a “Jump Company” is for the Evanston, Illinois “5 Alarm Tweet Along”.
Army Times: Defense contractors rally against budget cuts
SEC: SEC names John Cross director of the Municipal Securities Office
Watchdog.org: SEC report reveals house of bonds turned into den of thieves
Rockefeller Institute: States continue to collect more taxes through early 2012, report finds
Cultural Landscape Foundation: New Jersey’s “done deal”: destroying a historic resource
Fels Institute of Government: The rise of social government
Rolling Stone: Ludicrous Times op-ed forgets entire year of Wall Street history
USA & Allies Outspend Potential Rivals on Military 4-1; America Carries Much of Defense Burden for Allies comw.org/pda/fulltext/1…
— Joe Cirincione (@Cirincione) August 1, 2012
— TransportationNation (@TransportNation) August 1, 2012
— Matt Katz (@mattkatz00) August 2, 2012
John Cross is one of the smartest, straightest shooters in DC. He’s a surprising, but exciting pick for the SEC Muni Office.
— Mike Stanton (@MikeStanton1891) August 2, 2012
— IpreoMuni (@IpreoMuni) August 2, 2012