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Corporate Welfare

North Carolina’s Latest Corporate Welfare Scheme: Wasting $3.9 Million of Your Tax Dollars on Renovating Vacant Buildings

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North Carolina’s Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) recently approved 16 infrastructure grant requests that will cost taxpayers a staggering $3,948,755. The purpose? The North Carolina Chamber of Commerce’s team of 15 unelected bureaucrats intends to spend taxpayer-funded grants in the name of “economic development” to “find solutions that help attract businesses.”…

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Instead of Luring Amazon with Taxpayer Giveaways, Gov. Roy Cooper Should Highlight North Carolina’s Pro-Growth Policies

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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper likes to use taxpayer money to pick winners and losers in business. He has already given tens of millions of tax dollars to Credit Suisse and several other big corporations, claiming “it creates jobs.” Now, Gov. Cooper has a perfect opportunity to stop cheating young taxpayers out…

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