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  • UPDATE: Nucor Moves Ahead With Louisiana Project

    UPDATE: Nucor Moves Ahead With Louisiana Project
    With a stale national economy as a backdrop, a decision by steelmaker Nucor Corp. to move ahead with a $3.4 billion project in Louisiana is a major score for the state. The first phase was unveiled last week: a $750 million plant in St. James Parish that...
  • Starbucks CEO campaigns to end Washington gridlock

    Starbucks CEO campaigns to end Washington gridlock
    Starbucks Corp Chief Executive Howard Schultz called on Americans on Tuesday to deluge U.S. lawmakers with demands to end the partisan gridlock that he said is paralyzing Washington. Schultz also urged lawmakers to focus on issues such as job creation...
  • Louisiana And Mississippi Have Economic Competition

    Louisiana And Mississippi Have Economic Competition
    In the view of many economists, the national economy is headed for a more upbeat performance in 2011, albeit jobs are expected to grow at a slow rate and unemployment is likely to remain at uncomfortably high levels. Into this scenario step Louisiana and...
  • Analysis: No sure things in economic development

    Analysis: No sure things in economic development
    The past few weeks in Louisiana have demonstrated there are certain things economic developers armed with the taxpayers' checkbook can accomplish, and others they can do little about, especially during the current recession. And in this era, risk and...
  • La. company seeks to block plant project's permits

    A Louisiana grain exporter wants a federal judge to temporarily block the state from issuing permits for a North Carolina steelmaker to build a $2 billion plant on a neighboring land. During a hearing Thursday, U.S. District Judge Sarah Vance didn't...
  • Possible Nucor plant slowed by recession

    NEW ORLEANS (AP)   The head of steelmaker Nucor says the company is buying land for a possible pig iron plant in southeast Louisiana - but the time frame for deciding whether the plant will be built has been slowed by the recession. The North...
  • Pig Iron Production Plant Possibly Picking SE La. As New Home

    Pig Iron Production Plant Possibly Picking SE La. As New Home
    Nucor Corp. has bought 90 percent of the land it would need to locate a pig iron production plant in southeastern Louisiana, one of the state's largest economic development projects ever, state officials said Monday. The Charlotte, N.C.-based steelmaker...
  • Nucor: Cost Of Carbon Legislation Still A Concern

    Nucor: Cost Of Carbon Legislation Still A Concern
    The head of steelmaker Nucor Corp. indicated Thursday that the possible cost of any carbon legislation that emerges from Congress is still a key concern as the company decides whether to build a pig iron plant in Louisiana or South America. The...