WSJ has nice graphic of Big DC Players in a Range of US States

WSJ has a post on tax incentives for Facebook in Iowa, but the coolest thing is this graphic showing data centers in a range of states which supports the story on state tax incentives.

This quote captures one of the main reasons why states compete for the big players to build.

‘There is a certain ‘wow’ factor when people say you’ve got Google, Microsoft and Facebook.’
—Debi Durham, Iowa Economic Development Authority