Posts Tagged Government finance

In speech, Boston mayor strongly defends Olympic bid

BOSTON (AP) — Mayor Marty Walsh is defending Boston’s 2024 Olympic bid in some of his strongest terms yet, saying that — win or lose — the pursuit of the games represents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the city and would not leave taxpayers shouldering a massive bill.

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Court rejects lawsuit in dispute over Iowa film tax credits

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday upheld the state’s refusal to award the full amount of tax credits claimed by the makers of a 2009 documentary tied to the “Field of Dreams” movie.

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