| Aug 15, 2011
| 11:57 AM
Disclaimer: This news release is a statement provided by the elected official’s office.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 15, 2011
SEN. MORAN TO PRESIDENT OBAMA: CALL CONGRESS BACK TO WASHINGTON
President should work with Congress...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 3:16 PM
Financial handcuffs that the Florida Legislature this year slapped on the South Florida Water Management District could actually end up costing taxpayers more money on future construction projects due to the district’s recently downgraded credit...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 2:29 PM
The race is over, Jimmy Carter can rest easy. Until this feckless administration, the hapless 39th President of the United States was safely ensconced as the worst President in U.S. history. Now, Carter who gave us double digit inflation and interest...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 8:55 PM
Two weeks ago I wrote a column about heroes. It was good day to sit and recall some of the many folks who have motivated and inspired me over my several years. As I noted in the column, the names that appeared were but few of the many who have played a...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 8:22 PM
Psychology experts suspect Standard & Poor’s decision to downgrade the U.S. credit rating from AAA to AA+ could hurt economic growth by undermining consumers’ confidence in the economy.
S&P, a top credit rating agency, decided it was not...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 9:32 PM
The United States lost its top-notch AAA credit rating from Standard & Poor's on Friday in an unprecedented reversal of fortune for the world's largest economy.
S&P cut the long-term U.S. credit rating by one notch to AA-plus on concerns about the...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 5:58 PM
CNN reports the rating agency Standard & Poor's says it has downgraded the U.S. credit rating to AA+ from its top rank of AAA.
Rating agencies analyze risk and give debt a "grade" that reflects the borrower's ability to pay the underlying loans.
| Oct 27, 2011
| 6:08 PM
SAN DIEGO - Moody's Investors Service lowered the credit rating of the San Diego Unified School District's general obligation bonds Thursday and gave the district a "negative'' financial outlook.
The drop from Aa1 to a still-strong Aa2 was the result...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 8:47 AM
SAN DIEGO - One day after finding out the school her children attended and the school she now volunteers at will not be closed, Kensington resident Dixie Blake is all smiles.
“It was such a relief, an unbelievable relief,” Blake said.
| Sep 1, 2011
| 3:22 AM
“I hear the AAUW is having a new book sale in October. So where do you drop off the books and movies, and also, will anyone be there to collect them?”
“Has anyone else received a call from the U.S. Treasury,...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:17 PM
Just when the world financial markets had seemed to stabilize after five weeks of the violent convulsions caused by the first credit downgrade in the history of the United States, Standard & Poors announced the U.S. remains on negative credit watch, and...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 5:09 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The United States lost its top-tier AAA credit rating from Standard & Poor's on Friday in an unprecedented blow to the world's largest economy in the wake of a political battle that took the country to the brink of default.