Teacher Retirement Fund Plans Big River Steel Buy
Hopkins said the teacher retirement fund could stand to gain a 40 percent return on its investment within five years. The fund's portion of the investment will rest in an escrow account until it's certain the plant will be built.
"If the Legislature approves it, there will be a steel mill in Osceola, Arkansas," he said.
Associated Press writer Jeannie Nuss contributed to this story.___ Follow Chuck Bartels on Twitter at www.twitter.com/cbartelsLIT
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