“I am as purple as you can get. I am not red. I am not blue, I could care less what party you are, your actions speak louder than words,” said Melissa Martinez, director of the Washburn Chamber of Commerce.
Tammy Baldwin voted to reauthorize the pandemic relief program for small businesses that would have also helped theaters, gyms, sports and other live event venues.
The Biden administration estimates 52% of small business owners in the state would face a tax hike under Sen. Rick Scott’s plan, with the typical business paying an extra $700 per year in taxes.
Wisconsin gets a smaller portion of federal help compared to other states but is investing more of it in the state and local economies.
Democrats hammer Sen. Johnson for consistent opposition to pandemic relief for Wisconsin small businesses and families.
Wisconsin farmers have hard a rough couple years. Recent investments could help reverse that trend.
America’s Debbie Downers have political motivation to trash talk a growing economy.
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