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Do Corporate Tax Breaks And Subsidies Create Jobs? Apparently Not.

Corporate Extortion: States Are Giving Billions to Corporations That Don’t Create Jobs

Beyond the schizophrenic spectre of congressional negotiators saying no to spending, as governors are offering mountains of cash, is a maddening reality: these taxpayer subsidies do not create the promised jobs or investments, a series of striking academic studies have found. All they do is boost bottom lines by cutting corporate costs.

Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet

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JoAnn Chateau

JoAnn Chateau likes progressive politics and loves the canines. She sometimes writes fiction about Chester (the Alpha Bichon) and his friends -- with a dash of humor and dab of Poli-Sci. JoAnn's views and insights are tinted by her past profession in Counseling, Christian theological studies, and Library and Information Science training. Retired now, JoAnn enjoys the creative life.

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