Big Bucks In Subsidies For Big Business

Mar 17, 2014

Political figures often speak of the "job creators" as small business owners. 

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But when it comes to doling out government dollars in subsidies, the big businesses are often first in line.  That's the finding of the non-profit research center Good Jobs First, based in Washington, DC. 

A report generated by the group called "Subsidizing the Corporate One Percent" catalogs the subsidies and who receives them. 

GJF research director Phil Mattera joins us.