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Governor Edwards Recognized for Job Attraction Efforts

GEISMAR, LA – Governor John Bel Edwards today became the first Louisiana governor to issue an Open Investment Policy statement, declaring that foreign direct investment (FDI) benefits Louisianans and pledging to provide fair and equitable treatment to all investors under the law. The governor made the historic announcement at Shell Chemicals’ Geismar facility.

Governor Snyder Leads in Job-Creating Investments

WYANDOTTE, MI – Governor Rick Snyder made state history today by issuing Michigan’s first Open Investment Policy statement, declaring that foreign direct investment (FDI) helps power Michigan’s economy and reaffirming that the state will treat foreign-based employers in an equitable manner.

Tax Reform Is ‘Critical to US Competitiveness’

WASHINGTON – Nancy McLernon, president and CEO of the Organization for International Investment (OFII), issued the following statement in response to the “Unified Framework for Fixing Our Broken Tax Code,” released today by Republican policymakers:

Treasury Provides ‘Critical Relief’ to US Employers

WASHINGTON – Nancy McLernon, president and CEO of the Organization for International Investment (OFII), issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Treasury’s announcement it is delaying the application of “the Documentation Regulations by 12 months” for the Section 385 regulations.