Good Jobs First Subsidy News

By Ashley Gross March 25, 2015

Washington state is facing an “enormous budget challenge,” according to Gov. Jay Inslee, who has proposed creating a tax on capital gains and another on carbon pollution.

By Abha Bhattarai Feb. 11, 2015


With $206 million in public subsidies, the Marriott Marquis opened its doors in the District last May with a promise that a majority of its staff would be D.C. residents for the first year.

By Curtis Tate March 17, 2015

Boeing is the biggest winner of state and local tax incentives, receiving more than $13 billion of them, according to a nonprofit watchdog group that tracks the subsidies.

By Shaila Dewan FEB. 13, 2015

A number of Republican-led states are considering tax changes that in many cases would have the effect of cutting taxes on the rich and raising them on the poor.