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Issue Position: Economy and Jobs

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Among my top priorities is promoting economic development and job growth. We must grow our state and local economies to provide opportunities for our children, who are finishing school and entering the job market, and to generate tax revenues needed to pay for essential public services, such as teachers, police officers and firefighters.

One sound strategy for promoting economic development and job growth is making judicious use of tax credits. In recent years, historic preservation and other tax credit programs have done much to preserve and promote the core of the St. Louis region, including close-in suburban areas like University City, Clayton, Richmond Heights, Brentwood and Ladue.

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