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Arizona Pulls Subsidies for New Nike Factory Over ‘Betsy Ross’ Sneaker Controversy

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Just hours after the city council of Goodyear, Ariz. voted on whether or not to approve a new, multimillion-dollar Nike factory, Gov. Doug Ducey, announced that the state would no longer be providing tax subsidies for the new facility as a result of the brand’s controversial release and subsequent pull back of an Independence-Day-themed sneaker….

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