Jefferson County

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Wall Street’s Tax on Main Street

Bt Gtetchen Morgenson, New York Times, Aug. 6, 2011 AMID all the talk of debt and default in Washington last week, tiny Central Falls, R.I., went bankrupt. Like many states and cities in these hard economic times, Central Falls — population: 19,000 — was caught short by hefty pension obligations and weak tax revenue. It […]