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Lessons of hard times in Vallejo,
The Los Angeles Times, May 26, 2010

Budget divides council: ‘Worst-case’ plan Ok’d in 4-3 vote,
Vallejo Times Herald, June 19, 2010

Bankrupt Vallejo, California, Approves Restructuring,
Bloomberg Business, December 1 2010

Editorial: California has no business dictating terms of local government bankruptcy,
San Francisco Chronicle, May 22, 2011

After 3 years, Vallejo emerging  from bankruptcy
San Jose Mercury News, August 21, 2011

California Bankruptcies Show Jefferson County Cost of Failures,
Bloomberg Business, November 14, 2011

Some claim high pensions could depelet Berkeley’s funds,
The Daily Californian, February 2, 2012

Vallejo, CA, once bankrupt, is now a model for cities in an age of austerity,
The Washington Post, May 23, 2012

Vallejo Claws Back from Bankruptcy,
Fox News, May 25 2012 [VIDEO]

California Debt: What options are available?
BBC News, June 5, 2012

Vallejo’s bankruptcy tied up in binding arbitration,
Calpensions, June 10, 2012