Huge State Job Creation Incentives Go To Select Few Companies

The state of Florida pledged more than $155 million to companies around the state in exchange for creating about 33,000 jobs, according to a story in the Tampa Bay Times.

Among the awards: just over $26 million to 24 businessess and corporations in the Tampa Bay region. The information mistakenly became public during a review by a nonprofit exploring ethics reforms.

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Diane Egner is the publisher and managing editor at 83 Degrees Media in the Tampa Bay region of Florida. 
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