Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has signed into law a $3-billion incentive package for Foxconn Technology Group, setting up the Taiwanese technology giant to become the country's biggest foreign recipient of state subsidies. "Foxconn's creation of 13,000 good-paying, family-supporting WI jobs will...
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signed a bill on Monday granting $3 billion in tax incentives to Foxconn, paving the way for the Taiwan electronics giant to build a manufacturing plant in the state. Foxconn, maker of Apple's iPhone,Show More Summary
Gov. Scott Walker signed a $3 billion incentive package Monday for Foxconn Technology Group to build a flat-screen plant in southeastern Wisconsin, a deal he says will provide thousands of jobs for generations.
Wisconsin has submitted a federally required school improvement plan to President Donald Trump's administration over objections from Gov. Scott Walker and conservative groups. Trump's Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has four … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Wisconsin legislators' efforts to bring a Foxconn Technology Group plant to southeastern Wisconsin (all times local): 9:40 a.m. Gov. Scott Walker is laying out a vague timeline … Click to Continue »
Republican Gov. Scott Walker is hinting that he'll officially announce his bid for a third term in November. Walker told WTMJ-AM radio on Monday that an announcement during the first … Click to Continue »
Gov. Scott Walker is about to sign the $3 billion Foxconn Technology Group bill into law, just days after it passed the state Legislature. Walker planned to sign the measure … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker plans to sign into law a $3 billion incentive package for electronics giant Foxconn Technology Group. Walker announced Sunday that he will sign the bill on … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Gov. Scott Walker objecting to an education accountability plan prepared by the state Department of Public Instruction (all times local): 5:20 p.m. A spokesman for Wisconsin's state … Click to Continue »
Gov. Scott Walker is objecting to Wisconsin's education accountability plan drafted by a potential challenger in next year's election. Walker sent a letter Wednesday to state Superintendent Tony Evers stating … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says "the issue of North Korea is on the minds of just about everyone we talk to" on a trade mission he's leading to Japan and … Click to Continue »
Gov. Scott Walker says he is fine with two changes Republicans made to the $3 billion Foxconn Technology Group incentive package before passing it. Walker told reporters Wednesday on a … Click to Continue »
The Latest on Wisconsin budget debate (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Gov. Scott Walker says he supports making further changes to the state budget that may be needed to win … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has begun a weeklong trade mission that will take him to Japan and South Korea. Walker says he and state economic development officials were participating in … Click to Continue »
Andrea K. Scott writes about the artist Kara Walker’s new show, at the Sikkema Jenkins & Co. gallery in New York.
University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty members are pushing back against Republican lawmakers' decision to re-insert language in the state budget calling for tracking professors' teaching loads. Gov. Scott Walker's budget called … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin Republicans see a lot to like in Gov. Scott Walker's budget that could pass the Legislature next week, but Democratic opponents are trying to cast it as a pay-off … Click to Continue »
Wisconsin lawmakers plan to start taking their final votes next week on the state budget and Gov. Scott Walker's $3 billion incentive package for a Foxconn Technology Group plant. The … Click to Continue »
A couple weeks back, Miguel shared a new track called "Sky Walker" that featured Travis Scott, and today he's returned with another new one, "Shockandawe." This one's a sorta flex track and includes the callout "I'll play the hero/ Media keep talking, but who wanna stop me?" but I'm not really sure who is saying…
Highlights of the two-year state budget that the Legislature's Joint Finance Committee was slated to pass on Wednesday: BY THE NUMBERS: As proposed, Gov. Scott Walker's budget would increase spending … Click to Continue »