...WEDC boasts that it has one focus: job creation. Taxpayers may ask, at what cost?
Well, after all, she's a very ambitious Democrat. Or did she see something worth watching?
[Referring to a similar California agency]: “It’s government trying to micromanage the economy,” said Chris Edwards, an economist at the Cato Institute, a Washington, D.C. Libertarian think tank. “Both Republicans and Democrats do it; they can’t seem to help themselves with offering businesses incentives.”
There is a defense, voiced by the WEDC spokescritter:
It wouldn't be a problem at all if the State simply zeroed out "corporate" income taxes, would it? After all, no "corporation" PAYS income tax--only its shareholders (and customers) do.