Texas Republican Gov. Rick Perry leads Democratic challenger Bill White with the start of voting just three weeks away, but White remains within striking distance, according to a poll commissioned by the American-Statesman and four other Texas newspapers.
On a warm Friday afternoon in early September, many of the workers at ARM Holdings’ chip design center on South MoPac Boulevard convened on the roof of the nearest parking garage to celebrate. Austin American Statesman
Florida was long expected to add to its current total of 25 congressional districts when the 2010 Census was completed, but a new report by Election Data Services says the state will add two new districts, not one. Florida Times-Union
Triangle Business Journal on Friday recognized 35 businesses as the Best Places to Work in the Triangle for 2010. The winners are honored in a special section appearing in the Sept. 24 print edition.- Triangle Business Journal
The business community has taken a special interest in a budding chain of charter schools, first rallying to get a Knowledge Is Power Program school in Jacksonville, and most recently blazing through a fundraising initiativeJacksonville Business Journal
A unified, consolidated government would create the focused and streamlined approach to economic development Memphis and Shelby County needs to compete nationally and globally, said Nick Clark, partner of Clark & Clark and vice chairman of the Greater Memphis Chamber. Memphis Business Journal