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Stories with subject: Corporate credit
  • Controversial union bill seen as 'credit positive' 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 2:19 pm

    CARSON CITY, Nevada - A major credit ratings agency is praising a recently approved bill allowing local governments in Nevada to tweak contracts with their unions during economic downturns.

  • Credit agency concerned with Las Vegas school breakup bill 
    Updated: Jun-17-15 9:25 pm

    CARSON CITY, Nevada - A major credit ratings agency says it's uncertain how the planned breakup of the Clark County School District could affect the credit worthiness of the nation's fifth-largest school district.

  • North Las Vegas finances improve, earns credit-rate upgrade 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 7:55 pm

    NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - North Las Vegas officials are pointing to a credit rating agency's decision to raise the city bond rating as a key marker in an ongoing turnaround from near-insolvency.

  • Fitch cuts Mississippi Power credit rating on Kemper issues 
    Updated: Jun-05-15 8:49 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Fitch Ratings lowered its credit rating for Mississippi Power by one notch from A- to BBB+ Friday, saying there remain "elevated risks" of financial, regulatory and construction trouble at the $6.2 billion Kemper County power plant.