New Jersey’s total bonded debt inched up to $33.87 billion at the end of fiscal 2009, up from the $31.86 billion outstanding in fiscal 2008, according to an annual debt report released last week.

At the same time, Fitch Ratings and Moody’s Investors Service both affirmed their ratings on the Garden State. Fitch rates the credit AA-minus with a stable outlook, while Moody’s assigns a Aa3 with a negative outlook. Standard & Poor’s plans to release its rating this week on $209.1 million of general obligation debt the state plans to price competitively on Tuesday.

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