Fitch Puts N.J. on Negative Watch, Citing Deficit: $19 Billion Affected

Braun, Martin Z.
March 2003
Bond Buyer;3/12/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31591, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the degradation of New Jersey's ratings by Fitch Ratings Inc. Factors that led to the state's degradation; Criticism of the rating agency by the state governor James E. McGreevy and Treasurer John McCorniac; Views of analysts from several rating agencies on the state's ratings by Fitch Ratings Inc.; Strategies adopted by the state governor to upgrade the state's ratings.


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