But the press release explains that it will “create” 500 new jobs! That’s only $210,000 per job.
How much do you want to bet that 500 jobs aren’t “created” though in the end? The facility is being built in Nevada so maybe we can put odds on it.
According to this report from Heritage.org people behind the project gave nearly a million dollars to the Democratic Party over the last few years.
The thing that amazes me every time I read one of these stories is the massive return one can obtain from giving money to the right politicians. No wonder some people engage in this kind of corruption. Pols are a cheap date.