Politicians trade jabs over blocked Project Soccer incentives
One way or another, it appears state politics killed Brunswick County’s chances at landing a large tire plant and more than 1,000 jobs that would have come with it.South Carolina officials are expected to announce Thursday that Continental Tire will make a $1 billion investment in Sumter, S.C. The company had also strongly considered a site at the Mid-Atlantic Logistics Center near the border of Brunswick and Columbus counties.N.C. politicians on both sides of the aisle and state officials were expected to address the media today, likely to blame the other side.
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