Monday Dec 16
The Daily Eudemon
Panem. The Hunger Games . Chortle. Stupid sci-fi stuff. Nothing like that massive expropriation of wealth from the hinterlands to the central government could happen here! Excerpt: "At the county level, America is a tremendously unequal place.
Silicon Alley Insider
America's Wealth Is Staggeringly Concentrated in the Northeast Corridor [MAPS]
At the county level, America is a tremendously unequal place. The median household income in the poorest county was $22,126 in 2012.
Gov. insists he could still recruit jobs to rural areas without Medicaid expansion
Gov. Robert Bentley insisted Wednesday morning that he could still recruit industry to rural areas with scarce healthcare resources despite the comments of Dr. David Bronner to the contrary last week.
The Montgomery Advertiser
Rural life helps Thomasville land Chinese firm
Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day fumbled through a mass of drawing boards, looking for the right preliminary plan.
Grants topping $800,000 aimed at creating jobs, improving economy in Alabama's Black Belt
Gov. Robert Bentley and the Delta Regional Authority today announced a series of grants that are expected to help create jobs and improve economic conditions in Alabama's poverty-stricken Black Belt region.