This has peeved me quite a bit. Why did you and I bail this British Rum Co. ? I know this is old news, when we talk about sequestration, nobody cares as to what we kept giving away. Did the liquor industry really need a bailout? Just move your stuff from Island A to Island B. Really?
Bailout of U.S. Banks Gives British Rum a $2.7 Billion Benefit
By Ryan J. Donmoyer - June 26, 2009 00:01 EDT
June 26 (Bloomberg) -- In June 2008, U.S. Virgin Islands Governor John deJongh Jr. agreed to give London-based Diageo Plc billions of dollars in tax incentives to move its production of Captain Morgan rum from one U.S. island -- Puerto Rico -- to another, namely St. Croix
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