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Chevron (CVX) announces plans to invest millions of dollars to expand its Houston facilities,...

Chevron (CVX) announces plans to invest millions of dollars to expand its Houston facilities, building a new 50-story downtown office tower and creating ~1,750 new jobs in addition to CVX's ~9,000 employees and contractors already working in the city. The company will enjoy a $12M assist in the project, courtesy of the state of Texas.
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  • Napalok
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    Isn't that COP country?
    3 Jul 2013, 08:52 PM Reply Like
  • akmetz32
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    it's BTU country.
    http://bit.ly/17M8Sww
    4 Jul 2013, 04:00 AM Reply Like
  • Terry330
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    Texas has among the highest sales taxes in US.
    3 Jul 2013, 11:02 PM Reply Like
  • JohnBinTN
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    I'd rather pay a high sales tax rate than any kind of income tax. I can easily control spending, if needed, but when it comes to income, I want to always make the maximum amount possible and pay the least amount of that total to the government (so they can squander it).
    4 Jul 2013, 11:23 AM Reply Like
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