Smith talks poverty, equity and ‘scope creep’ at Chamber as he exits

By Updated: December 03, 2019 1:16 PM CT | Published: December 02, 2019 9:15 PM CT

Richard W. Smith, the outgoing chamber board chairman and FedEx Express vice president, defended the use of tax incentives for economic development gains during an extended "Behind The Headlines" interview.

Topics

Greater Memphis Chamber Richard W. Smith FedEx Behind The Headlines
Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


Comment On This Story

Email Editions

Sign up for our morning and evening editions, plus breaking news.