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Mo. Starts Session Focused On Boeing Incentives

Missouri lawmakers have convened a special session aimed at persuading the Boeing Co. to produce the 777X plane in the state.

12/02/2013

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OfficeMax, Office Depot Pit Illinois Vs. Florida for HQ

Naperville-based OfficeMax made its pitch to Illinois lawmakers Tuesday when executives testified before a state Senate Executive Committee.

06/20/2013

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Sports Commission Wants to Bring Bowl Game to STL

The St. Louis Sports Commission wants help from the legislature to bring a major college football bowl game to St. Louis.

05/04/2012

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Another Shot at Funding Lambert China Hub

Missouri House trying to create tax breaks for exports shipped out of Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

04/18/2012

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Who’s Tracking Tax Breaks?

The Pew Center on the States found that no state regularly takes a hard look at the effectiveness of all of its tax breaks.

04/12/2012

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Quinn Signs Legislation to Keep Sears From Leaving

Sears had threatened to leave Illinois without the legislation.

12/16/2011

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Illinois House OKs Tax Relief for Businesses, Families

The approved tax breaks include some big names that are threatening to leave the state.

12/12/2011

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Job Creation Tax Credits Falling Short in States

Two-thirds of the states now provide tax breaks specifically based on new jobs created.

12/01/2011

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Tax Break Package for Ill. Business’ Includes Credits for Sears

Lawmakers accuse companies of holiding a gun to the state’s head.

11/28/2011

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Total Information PM – Thursday, May 12th

Mark on Money Today on Capitol Hill, the heads of America’s five biggest oil companies took part in a Senate hearing about the possibility of ending their taxs breaks. Mark recaps the hearing. “Heroin: Killing […]

05/12/2011

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