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New York News
5:02 pm
Thu January 15, 2015

Cuomo Proposes $1.5B Upstate NY Economic Competition

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is pitching a competition that would pit seven upstate regions against each other for a chance to win $1.5 billion in economic development money. Cuomo's plan, if approved by lawmakers, would have the seven regions  submit economic proposals by July 1.

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Hudson Valley News
8:48 pm
Sun September 15, 2013

Federal Funding For Job Creation Goes To Hudson Valley Council

Two Democratic New York congressional representatives say funding is going toward job creation in the Hudson Valley.

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New England News
7:26 am
Fri June 1, 2012

RI Governor Taps Three for Economic Development Agency

Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee has tapped three new leaders for the state's Economic Development Corp. to replace board members who resigned following questions about state support of Curt Schilling's troubled video game company.

Chafee on Thursday nominated Marcia Blount, Pablo Rodriguez and Alison Vareika to the EDC board. The appointments are subject to Senate confirmation.

The nominees would replace Helena Foulkes, Lynn Singleton and Stephen Lane, who recently resigned.

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