Working for Effective Government

William Glasgall, Director of State and Local Programs at the Volcker Alliance talks with The Bond Buyer's Chip Barnett about working to promote effective government. He discusses a recent report on Truth and Integrity in State Budgeting. He explains the place of GAAP budgeting and new GASB proposals on tax breaks in the public finance sector. He also looks at how the role of judges has changed in the Chapter 9 bankruptcy process. He also says that while issuance is up, new money for infrastructure projects is not.