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May 27, 2015 Five years ago Michiganís retirement systems attached their guarantee to a troubled bond deal, and being forced to cover...
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May 26, 2015 A new report identified five struggling Chicago-area suburbs as most vulnerable to a Chapter 9 filing if state law is changed...
Cook County Says Downgrade Would Spur Refinancing
May 26, 2015 Cook County, Ill., says a fresh downgrade could force it to refinance $500 million of debt and cost taxpayers an additional...
Siebert CEO Named to National Infrastructure Council
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Indianapolis P3 Criminal Justice Project on Brink of Falling Apart
May 21, 2015 An ambitious plan by Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard to build a $408 million new criminal justice complex as a public-private...
Wayne County Okays Cuts As Part of Restructuring
May 21, 2015 The Wayne County board Thursday approved a reorganization plan that is part of the county's attempt to avoid a state takeover.
Detroit Loses Population, But Decline Slows Slightly
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Cook County Pension Reform Advances In Face of Headwinds
May 20, 2015 A measure to overhaul Cook Countyís troubled pension system advanced in the Illinois legislature, but the state Supreme...
Cook County Pushes for Pension Reform
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