Tom Eblen

December 8, 2012

Tom Eblen: Economic development incentives are welfare for big business

When a poor person gets a government handout, it's called welfare. When a rich corporation gets one, it's called an economic development incentive.

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About Tom Eblen

Tom Eblen


Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.