Wisconsin Republicans are trying again to exempt rent-to-own businesses from the state's consumer protection act.
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By James Briggs Gov.-elect Scott Walker has reiterated his administration‘s plan to dissolve the state Department of Commerce and replace its economic development functions with a public-private board. If Walker follows through, the move would be consistent with statements he ...
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By Paul Snyder Builders groups are cheering on a bill that would suspend a tax developers and landowners face when they rezone agricultural land. “The tax is a terrible thing to be doing at this time,” said Pat Stevens, general ...Read More »
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — State agriculture officials are looking for public comments on their large-farm rules. The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection imposed minimum standards on setbacks, odors, emissions and manure for operations with at least 360 or ...Read More »
Paul Snyder firstname.lastname@example.org The town of Magnolia and a farming company are taking their development dispute to the Wisconsin Court of Appeals with both sides predicting dire consequences if they lose. Agricultural development in the state will die if Larson ...Read More »