USA Today

Not Another Detroit: States Intervene in City Fiscal Crises

July 1, 2014

USA Today highlighted Jim Spiotto's presentation, "To Intervene or Not to Intervene: How States Are Helping and Hindering Local Governments," at a forum sponsored by the Civic Federation in partnership with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. At the forum entitled After Detroit: How Will Illinois and Its Communities Respond, Jim discussed the creation of a Illinois Municipal Protection Authority, which would assist cities dealing with financial turmoil.

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