Moody's Downgrades New Jersey to Aa3

D'Ambrosio, Jill
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/29/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31936, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that Moody's Investors Service has downgraded New Jersey's general obligation rating and lowered most of the state's appropriation-backed debt. Effect of the downgrade on the state's credit.


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