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Lawmakers seek change to tax reform that could hurt private ag producers

Lawmakers are pushing for an early change to a provision in the recently passed tax reform act that they claim unfairly provides advantages to farmers selling to cooperatives, which could be detrimental to private companies.

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Farmers Market

Find fresh and locally grown food as well as hand-made items and other good things at the Nacogdoches Farmers Market in historic downtown.

SAN ANTONIO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: LSA Highlights San Antonio's Economic Development and Special Events

LSA Class 43 (better known as LSA 300) kicked off the year with its first class day focusing on Economic Development.

GREATER CONROE/LAKE CONROE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hurricane Tax Credits Available to Both Large and Small Business

Regardless of size, any business with employees in the designated Houston disaster area can receive Federal Tax Credits, according to BCN Management, a firm that specializes in identifying state and federal tax credit programs for business.

RICHARDSON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Mayor’s summer internship program kicks off

Mayor Paul Voelker, RISD Superintendent Dr. Jeannie Stone and Richardson Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Bill Sproull gathered at City Hall to officially kick off the new Richardson Mayor’s Summer Internship Program.

NORTH SAN ANTONIO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: SA Works Matches Area Students with Businesses for Job Shadow Day

SA Works, organized under the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation, is an industry-led workforce organization aligning San Antonio’s education providers and private sector to promote economic mobility.

GREATER ANNA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: GACC Executive Director Named as Community Relations Council Vice President

At the March 8, 2018 North Texas Job Corps – Community Relations Council Quarterly Luncheon y{our} Executive Director, Kevin Hall, was announced as the Community Relations Council’s Vice President along side Ada Simmons, who will serve as President.

BROWNWOOD AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Brownwood Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for CDC Games

The Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting on Friday, March 2nd for CDC Games to welcome them as new members.

DALLAS REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: LEAD YP Kicks Off 2018 Class

February 28, LEAD YP members had the opportunity to sit down with Tony Bridwell, Chief People Officer at Ryan, Inc.

BRENHAM/WASHINGTON COUNTY CHAMBER & CVB: Nominations Sought for 2018 Business of the Year

On June 12, the Washington County Chamber will host the fifth annual Small Business Forum in Brenham

March Madness money: How do tournament teams rank?

From Higher Education Tribune

Of the 68 teams in the NCAA Division I men's basketball tournament, Duke is No. 1 for how much money it makes, grossing more than $34 million – or $2.1 million per player – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College men's basketball grosses $2 billion

From Higher Education Tribune

Though excluded from the NCAA tournament, University of Louisville men's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with nearly $44 million – or $2.9 million per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

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