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Senate to vote on C.O.R.E Jobs Act

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by Pam Warnke

STEVENS POINT (WAOW)--  The state Senate will vote Thursday on a $15.7 million measure to create jobs in Wisconsin.

The C.O.R.E. Jobs Act will provide incentives to reopen factories for green energy productionand a micro-loan program to help people start small businesses

Senator Julie Lassa said, "We believe that it is a smart investment because it will help get Wisconsin workers back to work, help our existing companies to expand as well as create new companies from this entrepreneurial spirit we have going on in the state of Wisconsin."

 

The legislation will also include incentives for businesses to pay college tuition for low-income employees.

Online Reporter: Pam Warnke

 

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