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    Justice Center Report highighlights problems with NC incentive program

    There is a bill in the NC House to raise the cap on the amount NC can spend on incentive programs.  In addition to raising the cap, Governor McCrory also wants to create a closing fund, so he can offer more money to a company to ‘seal the…
    Sarah Curry, February 16, 2015
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    Corporate welfare coming down the pike

    I was glad to see that a former home county, Gaston County, was able to land a new business this week. Owens Corning plans to create 110 new jobs at the Gastonia Technology Park. Goodness knows Gaston County needs the jobs, as do many neighboring counties. It’s been hit hard…
    Barry Smith, October 25, 2013