Our View: A sweet deal for Union Paci...

Our View: A sweet deal for Union Pacific, but for us, too

There are 2 comments on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from Apr 8, 2011, titled Our View: A sweet deal for Union Pacific, but for us, too. In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

Big project? Yes. But there's an even bigger picture - a positive one - now that the deal is done for Union Pacific to build a $417 million refueling center in southern Dona Ana County.

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Tagger

Albuquerque, NM

#1 Apr 8, 2011
So the film industry gets the shaft but the railroad has us all goo-goo ga-ga.
Cato

Las Cruces, NM

#2 Apr 8, 2011
Tagger wrote:
So the film industry gets the shaft but the railroad has us all goo-goo ga-ga.
Rightly so. The railroad will provide permanent jobs and income for a number of people, whereas the film industry comes and goes. Films are flashier, but the economic benefit of their tax credits is debatable.

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