And did any other businesses have the ability to negotiate to receive the same grants? As for DeKalb residents, how much revenue do you think Steel Dynamics brought into their community? How many jobs were produced in DeKalb County? How much taxes do you think those employees paid? And for how long will that business be in DeKalb County?
nodeamass, you have no idea how the economy works, how business and working people spread the wealth by earning, paying taxes, buying cars, tv sets, food, and every other daily necessity. How each of those employed people add to the donations in churches and other civic groups. Find one person working in DeKalb County Indiana who is complaining about having a Steel Dynamics successful business around.