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Here’s to Business Ben

Today is Governor Ben Laney’s birthday. Laney, who is often referred to as “Business Ben,” was a far more important governor than many people realize. He was a modernizing governor, a champion of a rational balanced budget, and he made economic development a major thrust of his administration.

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