[ May 20, 2013; 5:30 pm; ] The May Executive Board meeting will be held at S&R Bar and Restaurant (W3820 County Road C, Plymouth, WI at 5:30pm).
Just a week after a scathing audit showed that Scott Walker’s Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation failed to follow state laws and properly track taxpayer-funded loans, the state’s chief jobs agency is being rocked with yet another scandal as a top official is resigning amid controversy over personal debts of nearly $45,000 owed to the State [...]
[ June 7, 2013 to June 8, 2013. ]
For those of you who are going to be delegates to this year’s DPW State Convention, make sure your membership is current by 5:00pm this Friday, May 24th.
Registration is $20 before May 24th, and goes up to $30 afterwards and at the door. Anyone can register early at www.wisdems.org/convention, by calling 608-255-5172, or sending payment [...]
[ July 22, 2013; 5:30 pm; ] Save the Date! Join us for our annual summer picnic to be held on Monday, July 22nd at 5:30pm. Stay tuned for further details.
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, Scott Walker’s chief job creation agency, failed to follow state law and properly track taxpayer funded loans, according to an audit from the nonpartisan Legislative Audit Bureau.
Other problems found by auditors included awarding funds to ineligible businesses and ineligible projects, lack of oversight, and improper expenditures by WEDC employees [...]