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Daily News – 8/9/11 – Freddie Mac Seeks $1.5 Billion From Taxpayers; S&P Cuts AAA Ratings on Thousands of Municipal Bonds After U.S. Downgrade


Just headlines:

 

S&P Cuts AAA Ratings on Thousands of Municipal Bonds After U.S. Downgrade

Freddie Mac seeks $1.5 billion from taxpayers

State agencies told to prepare for up to $1.7 billion in cuts (Washington)

ECB Bailout ‘Will Cost France’ Its Triple-A Rating: Kyle Bass

Fed may react to market plunge and stalled economy

Moody’s warns Japan

Rogoff Says Fed Will Embark on QE3, Act ‘Decisively’ on Economy

Moody’s cuts Puerto Rico’s GO debt rating to Baa1

Spanish, Italian Bonds Rise for Third Day as ECB Purchases More Securities

Pennsylvania’s Muni Oversight Law Falls Short as Workers Doubt Paychecks

 

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