The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board is invited comment on proposed changes to an electronic access system for the distribution of official statements.
Month: January 2007
The Minnesota Legislative Auditor’s Office released a report warning that state pension plans could face funding challenges. Some local governments and school districts aren’t setting aside enough money to pay for postemployment benefits, and could face funding challenges as well.
The foreclosure rate on subprime mortgages is on the rise, and the trend is expected to continue at increasing rates for loans originated in 2006 – particularly in several California cities.
The Houston area will receive $15.7 million in federal funds to help increase security at local ports. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has tagged $445 million in grants for “infrastructure protection initiatives” by state and local...
A consortium of colleges and universities aims to boost economic development by highlighting the resources available to the business community.
A first-of-its-kind report issued by the Texas Comptroller’s Office examines the effect of undocumented immigrants on the state’s economy and gross state product.