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Wed September 12, 2007
Spaceport Tax Revenue may be Delayed
By Marco Grajeda
Las Cruces, NM – A gross receipts tax narrowly approved earlier this year in Dona Ana County is expected to generate millions of dollars towards the construction of Spaceport America and educational programs at local schools. However, as KRWG's Marco Grajeda reports, a state law requiring the county to create a partnership with another local government may put a damper on the county's plans.