Month: November 2012

Group Calls for Continued Tax Exemption of Municipal Bonds

A number of suggestions calling for a pull back on the tax exemption of municipal bonds in the interest of raising federal taxes have spawned a call to action. Municipal Bonds for America (MBFA) is a recently formed advocacy group comprised of municipal bond issuers,...

A New Way to Look at U.S. Demographic Data

updated March 7, 2013 - Once upon a time, data was, well, a little boring - and, often, overwhelming. Numbers... tables... more numbers. Now, through the use of data visualization tools, some of which are even interactive, the U.S. Census Bureau has breathed new life...

Top Picks: 2012 State and Local Election Results Coverage

The votes are tallied... and the results are in! In addition to making their selection for President and Congressional representatives, voters across the country cast their votes on 174 ballot initiatives. Where can you turn for the best coverage of the 2012 election...

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