The question–How would the Pensacola City Council treat Steve Jobs? — has been bugging me all weekend. The Pen Air Federal Credit Union’s relocation to downtown Pensacola, with its over $4-million payroll, should have been celebrated. Instead, the council spent over two hours at its Committee of the Whole and regular meetings beating the crap out of the DIB’s economic incentive policy and nearly killed the deal.
We do know how the Cupertino City Council beat up Jobs in 2011 when he talked about Apple’s expansion. Watch the video and imagine the Pensacola City Council listening to Steve Jobs: