Monthly Archives: October 2014

Rethinking Corporate Welfare

On Saturday, New York Times columnist Joe Nocera took a look at the troubling issue of tax abatements, from the $1.25 billion package that Nevada offered to electric car maker Tesla to the scrutiny that Apple is receiving from the … Continue reading

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Wyly Slapped with “Staggering” Sanction

Back in June I wrote about the Securities and Exchange Commission’s must-win case against Dallas businessman Sam Wyly. Well, win the SEC did, and now a federal judge has slapped penalties of more than $300 million on Wyly and the … Continue reading

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