Moody's Upgrades D.C. Two Notches

Vadum, Matthew
April 2004
Bond Buyer;4/8/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31859, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that Moody's Investors Service has raised the District of Columbia's general obligation bond rating. Factors that the rating agency considered for upgrading the city's rating; Comment of Moody's senior vice president Tim Blake on strong financial management of the city that contributed to the upgrade of its credit rating; Reaction of D.C. chief financial officer Natwar M. Gandhi regarding the upgrade.


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