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Showing posts with label Corporate Welfare. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Corporate Welfare. Show all posts

Monday, March 23, 2020

Corona Virus and Politics: More Corporate Welfare But No Help for the Working Class on the Front Lines


Stimulus bill as a bailout for massive corporations


Article Excerpt: "... a key provision within the bill as a bailout for large corporations, saying it didn't impose enough conditions to protect workers...The failure to move ahead sent stock futures tumbling 5% before Monday's market open"


Reference: www.msn.com

Monday, June 24, 2019

Who does Alabama’s environmental watchdog work for? Not you.


Who does Alabama’s environmental watchdog work for? Not you.


Article Excerpt: "... ADEM Director Lance LeFleur rolled over like a dying fish in an Alabama river. When 3M self-reported toxins it had dumped in the Tennessee River, the agency he heads didn’t bother to tell anyone — including the people who drink from that river. A Huntsville TV reporter had to discover the 3M disclosure on her own and do the work for them..."


Reference: www.al.com

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Gov. Ivey calls special session focused on gas tax


Gov. Ivey calls special session focused on gas tax


Article Excerpt: "... the special session “will focus on legislation to levy an additional excise tax on gasoline and diesel fuel..."


Reference: www.wsfa.com

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Higher Taxes: Tommy Battle joins Kay Ivey in support of Alabama fuel tax


Higher Taxes: Tommy Battle joins Kay Ivey in support of Alabama fuel tax


Article Excerpt: "... There is opposition to the tax proposal. The Republican Party’s state executive committee voted last Saturday to oppose a gas tax...Opponents formed a new political action committee, Stop the Alabama Gas Tax..."


Reference: www.al.com

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Huntsville taxpayers to pay more than $30M to improve Research Park area


Huntsville taxpayers to pay more than $30M to improve Research Park area


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville taxpayers are footing the bill for three major projects inside and surrounding Cummings Research Park in an effort to revitalize the major economic hub ..."


Reference: www.waaytv.com