Florida in focus: Want to speak up about your city’s new budget? Irma may make you wait for that, too.
Watchdog News | September 14, 2017
Miami Herald: Want to speak up about your city’s new budget? Irma may make you wait for that, too. Hurricane Irma could delay the voices of some Florida taxpayers from being heard. It was an unavoidable case of timing. The powerful hurricane bore down on the state as cities, counties, school boards and other taxing bodies […]
Minnesota in focus: Some business leaders protest ‘restrained’ approach to Amazon bid
Watchdog News | September 14, 2017
Minneapolis StarTribune: Some business leaders protest ‘restrained’ approach to Amazon bid Target Corp. and Best Buy Co. have emerged as complicating factors in Minnesota’s effort to attract Amazon Inc.’s second headquarters, but some Twin Cities tech leaders say the state’s economic future shouldn’t be handcuffed by the two homegrown firms. In the week since Amazon announced […]
Wisconsin in focus: Wisconsin Assembly set to approve $3 billion Foxconn incentive package
Watchdog News | September 14, 2017
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Wisconsin Assembly set to approve $3 billion Foxconn incentive package The state Assembly is set Thursday to send Gov. Scott Walker a $3 billion incentive package to bring Foxconn Technology Group of Taiwan to Wisconsin. The governor and his fellow Republicans who control the Legislature have rallied behind the legislation as a way […]