Michael Pogano

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It's been 20 years since Orange County, California filed bankruptcy under what's called " Chapter 9 ."  Now the capital of Pennsylvania, has invoked that little-used provision of the…

Pennsylvania's Capital Declares Bankruptcy

It's been 20 years since Orange County, California filed bankruptcy under what's called " Chapter 9 ."  Now the capital of Pennsylvania, has invoked that little-used provision of the…

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