WMC Welcomes Mining Industry Back to Wisconsin

  MADISON – Gov. Scott Walker signed the Mining for America Act into law on Monday, legislation authored by Rep. Rob Hutton (R-Brookfield) and Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst). The Mining For America Act repeals Wisconsin’s two-decade long ban on metallic … Continued

Local Governments Participate in “Raise Your Taxes Day”

  MADISON – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) reinforced its opposition on Monday to a coordinated effort by the League of Municipalities, the Wisconsin Counties Association and the Wisconsin Towns Association to raise property taxes on local businesses and increase … Continued

WMC Applauds the Circulation of Significant Civil Justice Reforms

  MADISON – Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) called on legislators to sign onto a key piece of legislation Thursday that would significantly reform Wisconsin’s civil justice system. Senators Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) and Dave Craig (R-Big Bend) and Representatives Mark … Continued

Foxconn: What it Means for Wisconsin

  This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice. As the story goes, President Donald Trump and then-White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus were flying over Kenosha after a Wisconsin event in the spring and the … Continued

Working at the White House

By Austin Ramirez Chief Executive Officer, HUSCO International This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice. I first learned of the White House Fel­lowship in 2003, when a colleague at McKinsey & Company encouraged me to apply … Continued