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

WMC Statement on Rumored GOP Transportation Plan

  MADISON – WMC has learned the legislature plans to pay for the transportation budget by implementing the equivalent of a 20 cent per gallon tonnage tax on trucks. The cost is estimated to be between $130 and $135 million … Continued

State Assembly Passes Significant Regulatory Reform

  Wisconsin becomes first state to pass the REINS act, continues to lead the nation in government reform MADISON – On Wednesday, the State Assembly approved Senate Bill 15, referred to as the REINS Act, a significant WMC-backed regulatory reform … Continued

Wisconsin Safety Council Kicks Off Safety Month

    Gov. Scott Walker proclaims June as Safety Month in Wisconsin MADISON – Data from the National Safety Council (NSC) show that July and August have the highest rate of preventable deaths throughout the year. From 2011 to 2015, … Continued