Fitch Removes N.J. Debt From Negative, Affirms GOs

D'Ambrosio, Gillian
November 2003
Bond Buyer;11/14/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31762, p40
Trade Publication
Reports on the elimination of the negative rating for outstanding general obligation bonds and appropriation-backed debt by Fitch Ratings Inc. in New Jersey. Growth of the tax revenue; Amount of the beginning fund balance; Consideration of the structural budget deficits.


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