Colorado Sues S&P Over Pre-Crisis Mortgage RatingsColorado has filed a lawsuit alleging that Standard & Poor's inflated its ratings on risky mortgage investments that helped trigger the 2008 financial crisis.
Downgraded Investments Bill Signed Into LawA Colorado bill to change an unusual state law that banned local governments from investing in federal securities has been signed.
Colorado Lawmakers Approve Downgraded Investments After a delay, Colorado lawmakers are moving ahead with legislation to tweak an unusual state law that banned local governments from investing in federal securities.
Reacting Globally, Ignoring LocallyHowever, while our experiences are basically local, national events that may not directly impact us, seem to affect our mood much faster, and to a much greater degree.
Plenty Of Finger Pointing At Rep. Gardner's Town Hall MeetingAfter the downgrading of America's credit rating the finger pointing was clear at a town hall meeting in Loveland hosted by Rep. Cory Gardner on Monday.