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Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin / Promised Jobs #1139550

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 21, 2019
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(Studio: Kate Snow) Report introduced.

(Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin: Jo Ling Kent) A look at what happened in the town of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, after a job agreement in 2017 between President Trump & Taiwan's Foxconn electronics company presented; details given about the deal for jobs in return for tax breaks; scenes shownfrom the street cleared out for the deal. [Community activist Kelly GALLAHER%- says Mount Pleasant will spend 900 million dollars & we have to hope something will be built.] [Holdout resident Kim MAHONEY - says the project is a scam.] The statements from Foxconn about the construction & from local government about the project quoted.

Snow, Kate;
Kent, Jo Ling

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