MuniLand Snaps: August 9

By Cate Long
August 9, 2012

The current U.S. drought monitor. To view regional drought conditions, click through the map. State maps can be accessed from regional maps.

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Bloomberg: Murders rival jobs in Emanuel’s battle to right Chicago

Detroit News: Detroit police chief’s plans for 12-hour patrol shifts draw union ire

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Bond Buyer: Interview with Citi’s George Friedlander on the Volcker Rule

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