TITLE

U.S. Court of Appeals Sides With Prince George's Co. Over Furloughs

AUTHOR(S)
Temple-West, Patrick
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/28/2010, Vol. 372 Issue 33340, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit on the case involving the 2008 plan of Prince George's County, Maryland to forlough about 5,900 workers. It notes that the case originated from the September 2008 vote by county officials to cut annual salaries by 3.9% to save 17 million dollars. The court of appeals ruled in favor of Prince George's County, restoring a savings opportunity for the triple-A rated county.
ACCESSION #
51908972

 

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