Rethinking the Game Plan for Stadium Bonds

Is a 30-year bond realistic when the economic lives of stadiums are proving to be much shorter?

Obama's Last Budget: The Breakdown for States and Localities

The president's budget outlines ambitious spending proposals in health care and infrastructure -- though their likelihood of passing is slim.

The Latest Tax Battle in States Is Over Tampons

Bills to make feminine hygiene products tax-exempt have been introduced in several states this year. So far, the legislation has already failed in one.

Climate Change and Credit Ratings

The growing intensity of natural disasters is a threat to state and local governments’ fiscal stability. How can they protect their finances and the environment?

More from Finance