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Block grant program moving out of WEDC

Department of Administration will administer program

A block grant program will no longer be administered by Wisconsin's semi-private economic development agency after concerns were raised by the federal government.

Audit finds faults with state job-creation agency

WEDC has been beset with problems

An independent audit said high staff turnover, poor record keeping and a lack of basic accounting controls all contributed to problems in the first year of Wisconsin's premiere job-creation agency.

Economic development agency not tracking loans

Semi-public agency was created by Walker, Republican-controlled Legislature

The semi-public agency charged with overseeing economic development efforts in Wisconsin did not track how much was owed on $8 million on overdue loans for more than a year.

Economic development agency not tracking loans

Semi-public agency was created by Walker, Republican-controlled Legislature

The semi-public agency charged with overseeing economic development efforts in Wisconsin did not track how much was owed on $8 million on overdue loans for more than a year.

WEDC head calls Democrats' letter disappointing

Democrats want public hearing on issues at WEDC

The head of Wisconsin's semi-private agency charged with creating jobs said Democrats appear to want to discredit the agency based on a letter they sent seeking a public hearing on recent problems.

WEDC head calls Democrats' letter disappointing

Democrats want public hearing on issues at WEDC

The head of Wisconsin's semi-private agency charged with creating jobs said Democrats appear to want to discredit the agency based on a letter they sent seeking a public hearing on recent problems.

AP: Records show Skyward accepted offer

Walker administration said no commitment had been made

Newly released records show that an offer of tax breaks to a Stevens Point company contingent on it winning a state contract had been accepted, contradicting earlier claims from Gov. Scott Walker's administration that no firm commitment had been made.

AP: Records show Skyward accepted offer

Walker administration said no commitment had been made

Newly released records show that an offer of tax breaks to a Stevens Point company contingent on it winning a state contract had been accepted, contradicting earlier claims from Gov. Scott Walker's administration that no firm commitment had been made.

WEDC leader stands by rescinded offer

Jadin: Tax credit offer with state bid was legal

The head of the semi-private state agency that offered, and then rescinded, tax credits to a Wisconsin company contingent upon it winning a state bid says he believes the proposal was legal.

WEDC leader stands by rescinded offer

Jadin: Tax credit offer with state bid was legal

The head of the semi-private state agency that offered, and then rescinded, tax credits to a Wisconsin company contingent upon it winning a state bid says he believes the proposal was legal.

State suspends bid process amid tax break offer

Due date was set for Tuesday

The state suspended consideration of bids to operate a new statewide student information system after it discovered a Wisconsin-based company in the running had been offered tax breaks if it won the contract.

State suspends bid process amid tax break offer

Due date was set for Tuesday

The state suspended consideration of bids to operate a new statewide student information system after it discovered a Wisconsin-based company in the running had been offered tax breaks if it won the contract.