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Click to edit Master subtitle style  3/27/11 Metropolitan Government Emily Greer
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 3/27/11 Metropolitan Government is when a city and the  county it is in are combined into one unified  jurisdiction.  This allows them to consolidate some  of their government offices and buildings.  An  example of a city that uses Metropolitan  government is Nashville, Tennessee.   Section 1
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 3/27/11 Article 1 This article focuses on FedEx's expected income for  December 13, 2010.  It gives you last years income and  the estimated % of change. I would use a time series graph to show the difference  from one year to the next. This issue is important to the metropolitan government  because FedEx is a major part of Shelby County and the  business that takes place. It is important to the business environment to show how  much spending is going up from last season to this  season. Section 2 http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2010/nov/11/
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 3/27/11 Article 2 The basic statistics in this article deal with the school  funding in Memphis and the settlement between from the  school council law suit. A graphic tool that I would use would be a frequency  chart that shows the different amounts of each offer. This issue is important to metropolitan government  because it deals with the city school system and the  money the school receives. It is import business topic because it shows the money  that the city owes towards the school systems and where  Section 2 Continued http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2010/de
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 3/27/11 Article 3 The basic statistics would be the $42 million in low interest  bonds that was suppose to be used for the pyramid project. A pie chart showing the different places the bonds will be  going to since the bass pro was not ready to use the bonds. This article is important to the metropolitan government  because the money will be invested into other projects that  will help out the county. It is important for businesses because they can put in a 
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2011 for the course FIN 3410 taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '09 term at U. Memphis.

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