Good Jobs First Subsidy News

05/30/2015

By Madeline Behr May 31, 2015

WEDC programs steer money to prosperous Dane County while little aid goes to areas with greater economic needs, records show

05/29/2015

By Jerry Hirsch May 30, 2015

Los Angeles entrepreneur Elon Musk has built a multibillion-dollar fortune running companies that make electric cars, sell solar panels and launch rockets into space.

And he's built those companies with the help of billions in government subsidies.

05/28/2015

By Tiffany Hsu and Jerry Hirsh May 29, 2015

Some experts say the loss of corporate headquarters rob the region of prestige

05/27/2015

By Robin Respaut May 28, 2015

Lockheed Martin received a deal this week to expand a plant in Arkansas using $87 million of state general obligation bonds, an unusual method of funding a private project with taxpayer debt.

05/27/2015


By WHIT RICHARDSON May 28, 2015

Previous support for the program eroded after a Portland Press Herald investigation revealed loopholes that cost Maine taxpayers millions.