Archive for the ‘City of Stockton’ Category

Steven Greenhut: Bankrupt cities suffer for officials’ foolishness

July 22, 2012



‘Me-first’ attitude driving fight for lavish benefit

July 22, 2012


Document details Stockton’s 40-year bankruptcy plan

July 22, 2012


Contra Costa Times editorial: City bankruptcies won’t be the last one in California

July 13, 2012


Rising costs push California cities to fiscal brink. Throughout the state, local governments are slashing services to avoid bankruptcy. For some, it’s too late.

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Stockton retirees sue to stop city from cutting health benefits. Stockton, which has filed for bankruptcy, told retirees they must pay their premiums or medical coverage will be canceled. The retirees say they can’t afford the premiums.

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Stockton’s historic bankruptcy proceedings get under way

July 7, 2012


Unions, pensions drove Stockton, California to bankruptcy

July 2, 2012


Daniel Borenstein: Stockton bankruptcy resulted from common reckless borrowing

June 30, 2012


Stockton’s default linked to pensions — and a big stock market gamble

June 29, 2012