MuniLand Snaps: August 13

August 13, 2012

Here is Brian Uhler of the California Legislative Analyst Office addressing questions about the use of Chapter 9 bankruptcy by municipalities in California. Read more here.

Also, starting tomorrow, MuniLand will be on holiday until August 22. See you then!

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