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Editorial Roundup: Michigan

Sep. 20, 2021 09:04 AM EDT

Detroit Free Press. Sept. 19, 2021. Editorial: An appeal to vaccinated Free Press readers About 51% of Michigan’s 10 million residents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and if you’re reading today’s Detroit Free Press, you’re probably one...

Mail-in ballots going out in campaign for NJ governor

Sep. 17, 2021 14:50 PM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The first ballots in this year's contest for governor must start to go out to voters by Saturday. The return of the ballots will kick off voting in the Nov. 2 race between Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy and Republican former Assembly member Jack...

Barnes paid no income tax, was on BadgerCare in 2018

Sep. 17, 2021 11:56 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes paid no income tax in 2018 and was on BadgerCare while he was unemployed and running for lieutenant governor. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Friday that he didn't file a state or federal income tax...

Boeing sells land for $200M in plan to shrink holdings

Sep. 17, 2021 10:47 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing has closed the sale of 310 acres of undeveloped land next to its Frederickson manufacturing plant in Pierce County for $200 million, real estate tax filings show. The deal finalized this week is the latest as part of a large-scale local property...

Johnston, RI, approves Amazon warehouse promising 1,500 jobs

Sep. 16, 2021 12:45 PM EDT

JOHNSTON, R.I. (AP) — The Johnston Town Council voted to approve a 20-year tax deal with Amazon to build a large warehouse there. Under the agreement approved Wednesday, Amazon will pay an average of $7.2 million a year in property taxes, The Boston Globe reported. ...

Arizona high court to consider AG's suit against university

Sep. 15, 2021 12:21 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The state Supreme Court has agreed to review two lower courts' rulings against state Attorney General Mark Brnovich in his lawsuit challenging a deal between Arizona State University and hotel developers. A brief order released by the state high court...

Report: O'Halleran was regularly late paying property taxes

Sep. 12, 2021 12:13 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. Rep. Tom O’Halleran was late paying his Yavapai County property taxes 15 out of 16 years during a stretch that began in the mid-1990s and spanned his entire career in the Arizona Legislature. O’Halleran, D-Ariz., eventually...

McAuliffe talks abortion, Youngkin taxes at Virginia forum

Sep. 01, 2021 16:24 PM EDT

McLEAN, Va. (AP) — Democrat Terry McAuliffe told northern Virginia business leaders Wednesday that the recently enacted abortion legislation in Texas serves as a warning about what might happen if Republican Glenn Youngkin is elected governor. “We need to be concerned...

Richmond home assessments jumped 13.7% since last year

Aug. 30, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Home prices in the Richmond area have soared during the pandemic and new assessments found that the average value of a home has gone up 13.7% over the last year, according to the Richmond Assessors Office. The average value of a home grew from...

Editorial Roundup: Nebraska

Aug. 30, 2021 10:14 AM EDT

Omaha World-Herald. Aug. 29, 2021. Editorial: Nebraska communities’ vision and resolve provide important examples Look around Nebraska and you’ll find that many cities and towns are doing something impressive: They’re not letting COVID stop them...