Good Jobs First Subsidy News
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
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.
By Tiffany Hsu and Jerry Hirsh May 29, 2015
Some experts say the loss of corporate headquarters rob the region of prestige
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.
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.