Tag:business incentives

  • North Carolina has the makings of a luxury brand 

    Every few days, I see another story. They’re always the same.    They start with some headline about how a company has chosen North Carolina over another state. Occasionally it’s another country. Sometimes it’s a city. They read like this:  [Insert Company Name Here] chooses [North Carolina/City Name] over [other state/country] for latest expansion.  It’s not…

  • Senate Bill Could Lop Nearly $1 Billion From Deficit

    RALEIGH — As Republican senators approved a bill in committee that could slice almost $1 billion from the state’s Fiscal Year 2011-12 deficit, they learned that lower projected spending and higher-than-expected revenue could shrink next year's expected shortfall even further.