Republicans criticize Doyles growth package
use of Patients Compensation Fund could be illegal
While Republican leaders in the State Assembly and Senate expressed support yesterday for Gov. Jim Doyles
Grow Wisconsin program, Sen. Ted Kanavas -- a Brookfield Republican expressed support, but takes issue with the provisio...
Wisconsin cannot afford to take a pass on Doyles biotech plan
The response has been less than overwhelming to Governor Jim Doyles
proposal to invest nearly $750 million in public and private money in Wisconsins biotechnology future. Budget-conscious members of the Legislature have choked on the price tag, opponents of stem-cell research have once again protes...
Business Plan Contest Has Good Model
... MILWAUKEE, WI. - As refreshing as Gov. Jim doyles
announcement of the statewide Governors Business Plan Contest must have been to some entrepreneurial ears last week, Wisconsin already has a long-runn...
Growth Council? Cmon.
... Im so confused. Governor doyles
new Growth Council seems like a well-intentioned group, but Im concerned that theyre out of touch. After looking at the roster of council members, I w...
Doyle and the Legislature Have Much To Agree Upon When It Comes To The Economy
...ped Doyle would veto it.
Thats how it may be with Democrats and Gov. Jim doyles
proposal to raise the state minimum wage, which is currently $5.15 per hour...snt worth the hassle.
The minimum wage may be the only major proposal in doyles
Grow Wisconsin plan that is likely to partisan opposition. Otherwise, the 4...
Double header for research dollars from Washington
...the nation the state lags when it comes to the landing of federal research dollars by private companies. According to Tom Hefty co-chair of Gov. Jim doyles
target="blank">Economic Growth Council Wisconsins research dollar harvest in the private sector is embarrassingly small compared to neighboring st...
Grow Wisconsin resources for technology development
...d follow a vision.
Thats why fostering more entrepreneurial activity and promoting technology development are critical components of Governor Jim doyles
Grow Wisconsin plan. Let me detail a few of these initiatives:
A new state authority will leverage a minimum of $300 million over the next decade ...
An In-Depth Look at Wisconsin's Mediocre Economic Report Card
...ance, and loans to small businesses have increased.
University/private sector disconnect a factor
According to Tom Hefty co-chair of Gov. Jim doyles
Economic Growth Council some of the disparity between Wisconsin and neighboring Minnesota which received straights As on its report card can be att...
Grow Wisconsin Should Help Tutor Wisconsin on Economic Growth
...ical devices and biotechnology. We have needed leadership to turn these advantages into new businesses that will create high-quality jobs.
Gov. Jim doyles
Grow Wisconsin plan provides that leadership. It is a comprehensive action agenda that will unleash more than $1 billion in public and private investm...
Governors Growth Council hopes to go light on paperwork and heavy on ideas
...lue-Cross/Blue Shield United of Wisconsin, and results-oriented businessman John Noel of Stevens Point are the operational co-chairmen of the Gov. Jim doyles
Economic Growth Council. Neither Hefty nor Noel is interested in publishing another dust-collecting report. Both business veterans want to get straigh...