Posted By Rich Miller On December 14, 2007 @ 12:07 pm In Quincy, Wash.,Yahoo | Comments Disabled
“We’re slightly concerned about our ability to expand our operations here and to continue to invest in Washington as a whole,” he said. “Some of the promise of investing in the rural area, as it was kind of relayed to us when we embarked on this journey, is not necessarily coming through. … We’re having a difficult time making those a reality. We’re working closely with state officials to try to make sure it’s continually viable for us to continue to expand here; that is a concern.”Holmquist, who represents Moses Lake (where Ask.com is building a data center ) says she will sponsor legislation to reverse the AG’s ruling and preserve the manufacturing tax breaks that were apparently invoked in the data center site location decisions for Yahoo and other major companies who have announced projects in the Quincy area.
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 Quincy: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/quincy_wash-index.html
 grand opening: http://www.columbiabasinherald.com/articles/2007/12/04/news/news01.txt
 state tax break: http://www.wenatcheeworld.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20071204/NEWS04/712040052/1001/rss1001
 Ask.com is building a data center: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&client=pub-4422135603166789&sigafs=O8f84zukzO7FxElG&flav=0001&ct=cres&cd=1&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.datacenterknowledge.com%2Farchives%2F2007%2FJul%2F12%2Faskcom_confirms_moses_lake_facility.html&ei=CMFiR7OPEZyWeojl6Us&usg=AFQjCNH4d914LiP4Qbnk6cr19_lk8-LHDQ
 Rich Miller: http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/author/richm/
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