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Privatizing infrastructure, Christine Todd Whitman
We look at the ways some cities have decided to cope with dwindling funds and the threat of bankruptcy — leasing public assets to private investors. Also, former New Jersey Governor Christine Todd Whitman discusses shrinking state budgets and the difficult decisions states are faced with in today’s economy.
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