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Contract City: When a Town’s Budget Fight Turned Deadly

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Cities and counties across the country are facing deep budget shortfalls from an underperforming economy. New Yorker staff writer Tad Friend discusses how Costa Mesa, California, is dealing with the crisis. His article “Contract City,” appears in the September 5 issue of the The New Yorker.

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Tad Friend

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