March 6, 2020 – NO Soundbites Allowed – With a reduction in the national #unemploymentrate, why is #Progressive New York not doing better? What could help #smallbusiness and local communities?
Is the best approach ‘home run’ sweetheart deals that inevitably never hit the projected targets? Like the hemp boom and the promises of Sen. Chuck Schumer. Or do we need an emphasis on the existing small businesses that are the life blood of Upstate New York.
It’s a question the major media, who flocked to the hemp boom, don’t want to discuss in the hemp bust.
https://www.eveningtribune.com/news/20200228/nys-hemp-boom-turned-into-early-bust https://www.pressconnects.com/story/news/local/2020/01/18/canopy-growth-scales-down-broome-county-employment-projections/4442090002/ https://www.bls.gov/news.release/empsit.t08.htm