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Grant Schwab

Grant Schwab

Grant Schwab is a government bureaucrat turned journalist. He does economics and data reporting for Northwestern University’s Medill News Service. He has a master’s degree in public policy from the University of Virginia and previously worked as a state budget analyst in North Carolina. You can follow him on Twitter @GrantSchwab.

Backers hope Inflation Reduction Act incentives spur business in Southwest Virginia 

By: and - April 5, 2023

This story is being published through a partnership between the Mercury and the Medill News Service. As the Inflation Reduction Act ushers in generous new tax credits linked to renewables, backers are hopeful that regions once dependent on coal, like Southwest Virginia, could be among its beneficiaries.  “If it’s not a watershed moment for a […]