By Chriss W. Street
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Aug 28th, 2012
California State Controller John Chiang today announced that the cities of Milpitas and Morgan Hill illegally tried to convert hundreds of millions...
By Chriss W. Street
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Aug 17th, 2012
The klaxon horn went off this evening for California municipal bondholders when Moody’s credit rating service issued a report stating that the...
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Aug 14th, 2012
We were severely criticized last week by the left and the right for publishing “CALIFORNIA DEFAULT RISK TURNS BROWN INTO A CAPITALIST.”...
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Aug 2nd, 2012
There is nothing like the threat of insolvency and a downgrade to junk bond status to motivate traditionally liberal politicians to abandon...
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Nov 13th, 2011
In what seems appropriate for a month ending in Halloween; the State of California just released a scary October Statement of General...
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Oct 28th, 2011
Jerry Brown, California’s quirky Governor, has made a credible first step on the road to reforming the State’s insolvent public pension plans....
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Sep 25th, 2011
After years of California farmers being brutally starved in favor of providing a fulfilling life for the two inch Delta smelt; U.S....
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Aug 23rd, 2011
The three largest California public retiree plans (CalPERS, CalSTRS, and UCRS) that administer pensions of approximately 2.6 million State and Local public current...
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Mar 16th, 2011
California tax payers just took a huge punch in the nose from the same actuaries who provided the cover for state politicians...
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Feb 8th, 2011
California’s effort to save the earth by punishing humans is taking a beating in the Courts in California. Last week, San Francisco...