| Dec 8, 2013
State legislators are considering changing the program that provides tax breaks to companies following last week's failure to pass legislation that would have allowed agricultural giant Archer Daniels Midland and two other companies to keep $88 million in...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Gov. Pat Quinn said today that a request by Decatur-based Archer Daniels Midland for millions of dollars in tax incentives to stay in Illinois should not be considered until lawmakers first reform the state's highly indebted public employee pension...
| Oct 22, 2009
| 4:32 PM
The U.S. Treasury Department under the leadership of so-called ???pay czar??? Kenneth Feinberg has ordered pay cuts for the top 25 executives at seven companies, including GM and Chrysler, that received substantial federal aid. While banks and the...
| Jun 1, 2009
| 9:54 AM
President Obama said that pushing General Motors Corp. into bankruptcy today was a painful but necessary step to revive the legendary automaker, saving thousands of jobs and avoiding another direct hit to the struggling economy.
"Working with my auto...