Ohio has pitched $400 million in incentives to lure Sears' corporate headquarters away from Illinois, far more than Illinois was preparing to offer to keep the retailer in suburban Chicago, a spokeswoman for Gov. Pat Quinn told an Ohio newspaper.Article
Quinn said Thursday he is not willing to get into a bidding war with Ohio to keep Sears Holdings Corp. from leaving the state, saying a tax package that Senate lawmakers passed earlier this week "is more than adequate" to keep the company from rolling up the carpet.
Monday, December 05, 2011
What's 400 million between friends
Just because Ohio doesn't have a good business climate doesn't mean they don't have money to throw around for more bad companies........
Posted by gordon gekko at 12:34 PM