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The South is more likely to hand out corporate subsidies

Jun 2, 2014
The Atlanta Braves' new stadium will be funded in large part by taxpayer dollars.
Posted In: Atlanta Braves, South, subsidies, tax subsidy, Georgia

Farm bill would cut subsidies, but will it matter?

Jan 29, 2014
For almost two decades, farmers have gotten what are called “direct payments” from the government.
Posted In: farm bill, subsidies

At start of Ramadan, Egypt still feeling the strain

Jul 11, 2013
Turmoil continues in Egypt, but as news of $12 billion in aid and an interim prime minister appointment take hold, life on the ground in Cairo is also changing.
Posted In: Egypt, morsi, subsidies, middle east

U.S., Mexico have lowest gas, carbon taxes in rich world

Jan 28, 2013
Among the world's most developed countries, Turkey and the Netherlands tax gas and carbon use at the highest rate; the U.S., Mexico and Canada tax carbon and gas at the lowest rates.
Posted In: climate, carbon tax, greenhouse gases, subsidies

Middle class moochers?

Sep 6, 2012
How tax exemptions and subsidies help pay for the American lifestyle.
Posted In: big government, government, subsidies

Rethinking public subsidies in higher education

Aug 31, 2012
Commentator Andrew Kelly says tax dollars should fund innovation in higher education, not more of the same
Posted In: Education, state, financial aid, subsidies, loans