TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Braun, Martin Z.
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/12/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31591, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9397715

 

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