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Harrisburg Files for Bankruptcy

Do the Wall Street wizards who engineered this disaster still get paid? I’m betting yes. The filing — which listed debts in excess of $400 million, largely associated with a failed trash incinerator — pitched the city into political confusion. … More after the jump

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Corbett Threatens to Take Over Harrisburg

If Harrisburg can’t get its act together, Governor Tom Corbett says the state will be forced to right the ship. Expect bondholders and Wall Street to do just fine, while local people continue to suffer. “If there is no approved … More after the jump

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