What Is Florida Doing to Attract New Jobs? Who Benefits the Most- the Companies Or the Taxpayers?
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Tags: Governor Rick Scott, Deutsche Bank, tax breaks, tax incentives, Job Creation, Good Jobs First, Greg LeRoy, wmnf, Rob Lorei, Integrity Florida
Good morning, I'm Rob Lorei and this is Radioactivity.
Floridas unemployment rate is heading downmirroring whats happening nationally. But Governor Rick Scott has been traveling the state announcing new jobs coming to Florida- and saying that his policies are the reasons unemployment is dropping. Among the companies which have recently announced job expansions in Florida: -Hertz in Estero -Covidien in Hillsborough -USAA expansion in Hillsborough -Bass Pro Shops in St. Lucie -Coca Cola in Auburndale -Golf Channel expansion in Orlando -WWE's Global Performance Center in Orlando -Charles Composites in Okeechobee -Advanced Disposal Systems in St. John's County -Kingspan Insulated Panels in Deland
In June Governor Scott appeared was questioned by FOX Newss Stuart Varney about why jobs were coming here ..
Were joined now by someone who is monitoring new job creation around the country
Hes Greg LeRoy, executive director of Good Jobs Firstcomments powered by Disqus