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California Municipal Bonds

Jackie Ginley

How A City's Affordable Housing Loans Became A $10 Million Mess

HuffingtonPost.com | Jackie Ginley | Posted 11.18.2011 | San Francisco

Reporters Bob Porterfield and Jackie Ginley are exploring the financial challenges facing Hercules for The Huffington Post and Hercules Patch. Read th...

Jackie Ginley

City's Affordable Housing Initiative Spent Nearly $50 Million, Produced Nothing

HuffingtonPost.com | Jackie Ginley | Posted 11.17.2011 | San Francisco

Reporters Bob Porterfield and Jackie Ginley are exploring the financial challenges facing Hercules for The Huffington Post and Hercules Patch. Read th...

Jackie Ginley

Hercules Municipal Utility Has Drained City Coffers

HuffingtonPost.com | Jackie Ginley | Posted 10.16.2011 | San Francisco

Reporters Bob Porterfield and Jackie Ginley are exploring the financial challenges facing Hercules for The Huffington Post and Hercules Patch. HERC...

Municipal Bond Mess

Alan Schram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Alan Schram

Historically, the US experienced very few municipal defaults, and hence has been thought of as a safe place to invest. But the market is becoming more and more vulnerable.

California Bond Sale Draws Heavy Demand

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Yield-hungry individual investors have snapped up nearly two-thirds of California's $2-billion tax-free bond offering, which the state launched on Tue...

California: $6.5 Billion Bond Sale

Bloomberg | Jeremy R. Cooke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

March 25 (Bloomberg) -- California sold the biggest U.S. tax-exempt bond issue in almost five years to jump-start capital spending after tight credit ...