Real results for hard-working Wisconsin families
April 27, 2018
[Madison, WI] — Republicans are getting things done for Wisconsin. On Wednesday, Vice President Mike Pence and Governor Scott Walker spoke to a crowd about the bold Republican policies that have Wisconsin families working and winning.
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Vice President Mike Pence touts GOP tax overhaul, rips Democrats in Milwaukee speech
April 25, 2018
MILWAUKEE — With an eye toward the 2018 midterm elections, Vice President Mike Pence told supporters in Milwaukee on Wednesday, April 25 that Republicans had kept their campaign promises.
Pence said the newly enacted Republican tax overhaul has contributed to a booming economy. He spoke at an event promoting the tax cuts organized by America First Policies, a group that supports President Donald Trump.
“Jobs are back, confidence is back, and under the president of the United States, America is back — and we’re just getting started,” Pence said.
Pence slammed Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin for opposing the Trump agenda, including the tax cuts. Baldwin, like Walker, is up for re-election this year.
“Baldwin hasn’t put Wisconsin first. Don’t know about the rest of you, I think the Badger State deserves better,” Pence said.
Before the vice president’s speech, there was a panel discussion about tax cuts. Louis Woo, special assistant to Foxconn Technology Group chief executive Terry Gou, said construction on the company’s planned $10 billion Racine County campus would start soon.
Woo said 90 percent of the contractors involved in the project are from Wisconsin. He said there was “only basically one reason” Foxconn had chosen to build its technology plant here, and it was Walker.
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