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STATE NEWS ROUNDUP: Republicans unveiled eight jobs bills Tuesday

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Majority Republicans unveiled eight new jobs bills for Wisconsin yesterday. They're mostly aimed at training more workers for high-demand jobs like manufacturing. Governor Scott Walker, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, and Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald said one of their main goals this fall is to improve worker training. The package would spend eight-and-a-half million dollars in state funds, with an extra 14-million in federal funds.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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