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Should California Copy Ohio's Economic Development Policies?

Michele Nash-Hoff | Posted 04.27.2014 | Business
Michele Nash-Hoff

Ohio's governor and economic development agencies may not be visiting California companies to woo them back to Ohio as Texas Governor Rick Perry has been doing, but I would say the answer is 'yes' to this question.

Decline in Capital Investment Is Threat to American Innovation

Michele Nash-Hoff | Posted 12.24.2013 | Business
Michele Nash-Hoff

The report analyzes trends in private sector investment in capital goods over the last three decades, investigates the causes of the current decline and proposes policy reforms designed to spur increased investment growth.

Illinois Toll Rates Nearly Doubled By Board-Approved Hike

Posted 10.25.2011 | Chicago

The Illinois Tollway board voted nearly unanimously Thursday to approve a nearly 88 percent toll hike intended to fund a $12 billion, 15-year road con...

Toll Hike On The Way For Illinois Drivers?

Posted 09.27.2011 | Chicago

While Illinois' tolls already leave drivers digging deep into their pockets, the state's Toll Highway Authority Thursday announced a proposed toll inc...

The White House-FCC Jobs Clash

Bret Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bret Swanson

Did the Federal Communications Commission get the White House jobs memo? You know, the one with President Obama's exhortation: "Jobs must be our number one focus in 2010."