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Zack Hutchins
Director of Communications

March 24, 1999 

Assembly unveils new 'Main Street' jobs plan

The Assembly Majority Wednesday unveiled "Main Street," a five-year strategy for business development and job creation. The program would cut taxes by $75 million, including $28 million for small businesses and high-tech firms in 1999-2000.

The program would target state investment at small businesses, emerging high-tech firms, and university-industry collaborations in R&D and workforce development.

Specifically, the program would: