CEA Joins Coalition Opposing NDA Use in Economic Development Subsidy Deals, Applauds Proposed NDA Ban in Illinois

The Center for Economic Accountability is part of a trans-partisan coalition of organizations working toward elimination of the use of non-disclosure agreements in state and local economic development subsidy deals. We joined our coalition partners in applauding the introduction of a bill in the Illinois State Legislature that would accomplish that goal in the state: … Continue reading CEA Joins Coalition Opposing NDA Use in Economic Development Subsidy Deals, Applauds Proposed NDA Ban in Illinois

CEA Comments on Proposed Changes to Subsidy Transparency in Texas

Earlier this year, a bipartisan coalition of Texas lawmakers declined to renew the state's controversial Chapter 313 subsidy program, which was costing the state billions of dollars in property taxes that would have otherwise gone to local school districts. Recently, the Texas Comptroller published proposed changes to the way his office would collect information about … Continue reading CEA Comments on Proposed Changes to Subsidy Transparency in Texas