A liberal group calledGood Jobs First has compiled a list of corporations
it says has received $110 billion in state and local incentives for business construction and expansion.
The group says
is 10th on the list, with more than $1.7 billion in grants and subsidies from Kansas and Missouri and their municipalities.
Other local companies includeBerkshire Hathaway
, which owns the
, at a little more than $1 billion;General Motors
, which owns the Fairfax plant, at $3.5 billion; andFord
, at $2.5 billion.H R Block
is also on the list, at number 53. The group says Block has taken nine subsidies worth a combined $341 million from state and local governments.