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Read the Lexington Herald-Leader's special report Win, Lose or Draw: Gambling for Jobs including coverage of MACED's spending report.

The Economic Development Game, part one of series, November 6, 2005

Waste and secrecy, editorial, November 6, 2005

Governor defends state's methods for bringing in jobs
, November 10, 2005

Incentives Can't Make Jobs Stay
, part two of series, November 13, 2005

Incentive money isn't buying much, editorial, November 13, 2005

Tax incentives increase business in Bluegrass
, editorial, November 14, 2005

State keeps close eye on programs, recipients, editorial, November 14, 2005


Driving Past the Job Sites, part three of series, November 20, 2005


Economic development needs attention, editorial, November 21, 2005

Incentives key weapon in battle for businesses, editorial, November 21, 2005

Strong leader, strong cabinet, editorial, November 21, 2005


Wanted: New Strategies, part six of series, December 8, 2005


New year means it's time for new tax breaks, January 16, 2005


House task force to study tax breaks, February 9, 2006


Listen to WEKU's coverage of the Accounting for Impact report. (4:04, 1.8 Mb mp3)



Experts: Incentives costing Ky. , Cincinnati Equirer, November 8, 2005


Report: State tax breaks given, then forgotten, Cincinnati Equirer, January 16, 2006


Read the editorial from Business Lexington titled "Economic Development: It’s time for hard questions", December 16, 2005