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Washington, DC, April 18, 2016—Good Jobs First today applauded the State of Kansas for its progress towards accepting Missouri’s offer of a legally binding cease-fire to end the Kansas City-area problem of so-called “interstate job fraud,” or the payment of huge tax breaks for companies to relocate short distances across the region’s state line.


Washington, DC—Amidst a political season thick with pro-small business rhetoric, a new study on what states actually spend to help create private-sector jobs reveals a sharp bias against the “entrepreneurial economy.”


Washington, DC--Good Jobs First's Subsidy Tracker is more valuable than ever, thanks to an extensive update and enhancement of the unique database.


For Immediate Release December 21, 2015

Contact: Philip Mattera:; 202-232-1616 ext.212

Washington, DC—Good Jobs First is pleased to announce that Washington State taxpayers can now find five additional years of economic development subsidy data in GJF’s Subsidy Tracker database.