Not rich enough for a tax break, but poor enough for a wage cut

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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is taking corporate welfare to unprecedented new levels. While the country watched the protests in Wisconsin spill into the State Capitol Building, Snyder was passing a controversial bill that many consider a direct attack on the constitutional rights of the citizens of Michigan.


After the new tax incentives started, Whirlpool announced it would soon be moving its Evansville and Fort Smith, Indiana, plants to Mexico, laying off another 1,200 workers and leaving up to 1,500 more out of jobs…And, like General Electric, Whirlpool’s effective tax rate for 2010 will be zero percent.