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Balsams Sits Idle While Otten Fishes for More Investors

by Steve MacDonald May 8, 2017

Remember the fight to block taxpayer-backed loans for Les Otten’s Balsams Boondoggle? The legislature and then Democrat Governor Maggie Hassan gave it their thumbs-up*. Well, it’s still sitting idle while Les hunts for more private investors. That’s not a good sign. But this is. As for my asterisk, the $28 Million is in the hands of […]

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Georgia on My Mind

by Steve MacDonald December 4, 2012

Before 9am yesterday morning I had no idea who Foss Manufacturing was in Hampton New Hampshire.  Now, I’m something of an expert.  For example, back in 2008 Foss managed to get a grant for $450,000 dollars (Hampton Union) to help them buy some equipment.  In exchange for that they promised to create 25 new jobs […]

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