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Illinois pulls plug on $500M bond issue after downgrade

Updated: January 30, 2013 12:59PM



Gov. Pat Quinn's administration abruptly put the brakes on a $500 million bond issue scheduled Wednesday because of an "unsettled" market it attributed to last week's bond-rating downgrade for the state, Dave McKinney writes on the Politics blog.



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