Once Rating Agencies' Darlings, Tennessee and N. Carolina Feel Negative Heat

DeSue, Tedra
July 2001
Bond Buyer;7/17/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31182, p36
Trade Publication
Reports downgrading of the state bonds of North Carolina and Tennessee by the rating agencies. Examination on the budget of both states by Fitch rating agency; Factors affecting the low ratings of the bonds; Programs implemented by the states to improve the ratings of the bonds.


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