Sunday, March 29, 2015
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Yes, we might as well update our tourism slogan, as Gov. Pence has shot an arrow through the heart of Hoosier Hospitality.
Conventions and meetings are being cancelled, expansion plans scrubbed and Indiana placed on the "no go" list.
"The measure, which Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) signed into law Thursday, allows any individual or corporation to cite religious beliefs as a defense when sued by a private party."
No matter what its proponents may say, this bill is cast as "anti-LGBT", which places Indiana squarely in the antediluvian camp.
Posted by Indianapolis Observer at 3:04 PM
Friday, March 27, 2015
The pullout of the best and brightest has begin:
Salesforce CEO Cancels Company Events In Indiana After Passage of Anti-Gay Law
Posted by Indianapolis Observer at 9:38 AM
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Gov. Pence says he wants to grow Indiana businesses yet he's "anxious to sign" a really stupid piece of bigoted legislation opposed by every major employer in the state.
Conventions are threatening to pull out already, and who knows how many companies will decide to set up shop in a more welcoming environment!
But, you go ahead, Gov. Pence. Sign the "Religious Freedom" bill. It'll kill your presidential aspirations for sure.
Posted by Indianapolis Observer at 11:46 AM
Monday, March 2, 2015
What's his target this time?
"Three Of Four Hoosier Billionaires Are State's Largest Welfare Recipients"
This Indianapolis Observer seems to recall that William Cook tapped the public trough for the West Baden hotel renovation, but the memories are hazy.
Other than that, Gary's spot-on, as usual. A good read with much food for thought as Indy votes tonight to hand more millions to a local business.
Posted by Indianapolis Observer at 6:27 PM
Thursday, February 26, 2015
Word gets around fast that Indy's a soft touch for downtown development cash, eh?
Posted by Indianapolis Observer at 4:43 PM
Monday, February 23, 2015
Posted by Indianapolis Observer at 12:20 PM