Review of $9B in Ohio tax breaks launched under pressure

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State legislative leaders acted under pressure recently to launch a panel of their own making that's supposed to investigate the $9 billion-plus in tax credits, deductions and exemptions Ohio doles out each year.

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Meetings planned for public response to oil pipeline report

 

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Michigan business groups on Monday defended twin oil pipelines beneath the Straits of Mackinac, saying Enbridge Inc.'s Line 5 provides crucial energy supplies and is safer for the environment than transporting the oil another way.

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US states vie for big Foxconn display panel factory

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn's plan to build a display panel factory in the U.S. has sparked a flurry of lobbying by states vying to land what some economic development officials say is a once-in-a-generation prize.

  • Written by By DAVID EGGERT , Associated Press