Employee Benefits Made Simple

By Russ Cain WMC Director of Group Insurance Services This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice.  Health insurance has long been the elephant in the room when employee benefits are discussed. It currently encompasses over 26 … Continued

Smaller Government Yields Economic Success

By: Scott Manley WMC Senior Vice President of Government Relations This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice.  In his first inaugural address in 1981, President Ronald Reagan boldly declared that “Government can and must provide opportunity, … Continued

WMC CEO: Foxconn is Validation of Pro-Growth Reforms

  Recruiting Workers Needs to be High Priority   MADISON – Kurt R. Bauer, president/CEO of Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce – Wisconsin’s Chamber of Commerce — issued the following statement on news that Foxconn intends to build a manufacturing facility in … Continued

Wisconsin Leads Nation on Energy Independence

  By Lucas Vebber WMC Director of Environmental & Energy Policy and General Counsel This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice.  We are closer than ever to achieving true North American energy independence, something that will … Continued

Small Businesses Drive Wisconsin, U.S. Economy

By Brittany Rockwell WMC Director of Small Business Advocacy This column was published in the 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice.  Wisconsin has seen an incredible turnaround over the past few years. The state’s unemployment rate of 3.1 percent – … Continued

Tech Colleges Necessary for Worker Pipeline

  By Kurt Bauer WMC President/CEO This column was first published in the July 2017 edition of Wisconsin Business Voice.  For the past several years I have given a lecture at Business World, the WMC Foundation’s unique summer camp that … Continued