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Mark R. Hogan

Executive at BMO Harris Bank.

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Governor Walker Announces $1.475 Million in Funding Awarded to Minority Business Organizations
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Governor Walker Announces $1.475 Million in Funding Awarded to Minority Business Organizations

Governor also names business liaison to help Wisconsin businesses engage with Foxconn, Haribo, and other new businesses

UWM awarded $900,000 state grant to support Connected Systems Institute
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UWM awarded $900,000 state grant to support Connected Systems Institute

Nation’s first smart manufacturing center of excellence will focus on helping Wisconsin manufacturers utilize the Industrial Internet of Things

Kwik Trip Expansion Plans Unveiled, 300 New Jobs Expected in La Crosse Area Over the Next Five Years
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Kwik Trip Expansion Plans Unveiled, 300 New Jobs Expected in La Crosse Area Over the Next Five Years

New bakery, other capital investments part of company’s long-term growth plan

Governor Walker, Foxconn Chairman Gou Sign Historic Agreement to Bring $10 Billion World-Class Advanced Manufacturing Campus, 13,000 Jobs to Wisconsin
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Governor Walker, Foxconn Chairman Gou Sign Historic Agreement to Bring $10 Billion World-Class Advanced Manufacturing Campus, 13,000 Jobs to Wisconsin

Agreement provides incentives to support state’s largest economic development project while protecting interests of Wisconsin taxpayers

Back in the News: WEDC Shifts on Foxconn Contract
Back in the News

WEDC Shifts on Foxconn Contract

After saying board members could now see contract, they will allow vote only on staff review of it.

Rep. Sargent’s Statement on Second Request for Public Review of Foxconn Contract, WEDC Board’s Two-Day Review
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Rep. Sargent’s Statement on Second Request for Public Review of Foxconn Contract, WEDC Board’s Two-Day Review

There’s no excuse for the lack of transparency or accountability with this much on the line for Wisconsin taxpayers.

Op Ed: WEDC Admits They Don’t Follow the Law
Op Ed

WEDC Admits They Don’t Follow the Law

Are they incompetent or flouting the law? And how will they oversee Foxconn?

Governor Walker Announces New Water Technology Partnerships
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Governor Walker Announces New Water Technology Partnerships

The Water Council signs two agreements to increase collaboration during trade mission

Governor Walker Meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
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Governor Walker Meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Discussions with key government leaders kick off trade mission

Governor Walker, WEDC Secretary Hogan Depart Friday for Trade Mission to Israel
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Governor Walker, WEDC Secretary Hogan Depart Friday for Trade Mission to Israel

Trip to focus on attracting investment, developing partnerships in water technology sector

Murphy’s Law: The Secrets of Foxconn
Murphy’s Law

The Secrets of Foxconn

Walker administration won’t release details of massive subsidy until after contract is signed.

Matt Flynn Makes Statement on the Corrupt Handling of the Foxconn Contract by Walker’s WEDC
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Matt Flynn Makes Statement on the Corrupt Handling of the Foxconn Contract by Walker’s WEDC

Flynn says he’s not surprised there are major problems with the handling of the contract, given WEDC’s history of mismanagement and corruption

New development in Fox Valley receives support from WEDC
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New development in Fox Valley receives support from WEDC

New distribution center leased by Nestlé in Little Chute expected to create 100 jobs

Wisconsin Can’t Afford Another Foxconn “Nuclear Bomb”
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Wisconsin Can’t Afford Another Foxconn “Nuclear Bomb”

Gov. Walker’s negotiations lack taxpayer protections, expertise, and basic competence

Governor Walker Urges Schools to Apply for Fab Lab Grants
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Governor Walker Urges Schools to Apply for Fab Lab Grants

Deadline to seek WEDC Fabrication Laboratories grant is Dec. 14

Foxconn gamble shrouded in secrecy
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Foxconn gamble shrouded in secrecy

Democrats urge transparency in Foxconn deal

New statewide initiative aims to boost productivity of Wisconsin manufacturers
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New statewide initiative aims to boost productivity of Wisconsin manufacturers

The average growth rate of productivity in the U.S. from 2007 to 2016 was 1.7 percent—well below the long-term average of 3.2 percent.

Grover Corp. to expand in Milwaukee County
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Grover Corp. to expand in Milwaukee County

Manufacturer to bring Texas operations to Wisconsin and create 100 additional jobs over the next five years

Viroqua receives $250,000 state grant for expansion of downtown food co-op
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Viroqua receives $250,000 state grant for expansion of downtown food co-op

Viroqua Food Co-op to double in size, provide more healthy food choices

Milwaukee Welcomes First Coworking Community for Water Industry
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Milwaukee Welcomes First Coworking Community for Water Industry

The Oasis is a reformat of approximately 4,000 square feet of each the second and third floors of the Global Water Center.

Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce awarded WEDC grant to support veteran business community
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Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce awarded WEDC grant to support veteran business community

$25,000 grant marks start of new partnership with statewide organization

Op Ed: The Future of Wisconsin
Op Ed

The Future of Wisconsin

How to position the state economy in a truly global era.

The State of Politics: Mr. Gou – Your Turn
The State of Politics

Mr. Gou – Your Turn

An open letter to the chairman of Foxconn.

Governor Walker Wraps Up Trade Mission to Japan, South Korea
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Governor Walker Wraps Up Trade Mission to Japan, South Korea

Governor, Wisconsin delegation meet with 200-plus leaders during trip; agreements signed to forge new partnerships with South Korean companies

Governor Walker Encourages Japanese Business Leaders to Consider Investing in Wisconsin
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Governor Walker Encourages Japanese Business Leaders to Consider Investing in Wisconsin

Governor hosts “Wisconsin Opportunity” events, meets privately with business leaders as part of eight-day trade mission

Governor Walker Departs Saturday for Trade Mission to Japan, South Korea
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Governor Walker Departs Saturday for Trade Mission to Japan, South Korea

Eight-day trip to focus on attracting investment to Wisconsin, boosting state exports

Governor Walker Announces Gold Standard Baking Expansion into Kenosha County
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Governor Walker Announces Gold Standard Baking Expansion into Kenosha County

WEDC incentives to support construction of $42 million facility in Pleasant Prairie

Governor Walker Announces MilliporeSigma Plans for Expansion
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Governor Walker Announces MilliporeSigma Plans for Expansion

Company to invest $60 million, create 175 jobs across the state

Governor Walker to Lead Trade Mission to Israel This Fall
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Governor Walker to Lead Trade Mission to Israel This Fall

Wisconsin businesses invited to take part in eight-day trip

HARIBO reaches incentive agreement with state for new manufacturing complex in Kenosha County
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HARIBO reaches incentive agreement with state for new manufacturing complex in Kenosha County

German candy-maker to build first North American manufacturing facility in Pleasant Prairie

Historic King Drive BID No. 8 in Milwaukee is newest Wisconsin Main Street community
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Historic King Drive BID No. 8 in Milwaukee is newest Wisconsin Main Street community

Announcement in Milwaukee with state, city, local officials was one of 12 events statewide as part of first-ever Wisconsin Main Street Day.

South Milwaukee Welcomed into State’s Downtown Revitalization Program
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South Milwaukee Welcomed into State’s Downtown Revitalization Program

The other five new Connect Communities are: Arcadia, Kenosha Uptown, Kiel, Manitowish Waters, and Orfordville.

State leaders, local officials to celebrate downtown successes on Wisconsin Main Street Day, Aug. 22
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State leaders, local officials to celebrate downtown successes on Wisconsin Main Street Day, Aug. 22

#WIMainSt Day tour featuring Lt. Gov. Kleefisch and other leaders comes as state announces newest members of downtown revitalization program

Generac Power Systems to Expand Operations in Wisconsin
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Generac Power Systems to Expand Operations in Wisconsin

WEDC support will help the company create 400 jobs over five years

Campaign Cash: Did Foxconn Lobby Illegally?
Campaign Cash

Did Foxconn Lobby Illegally?

Began meeting with state officials in April, didn’t register as lobbyist until August.

Steele Solutions expanding operations in Milwaukee
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Steele Solutions expanding operations in Milwaukee

WEDC awards tax credits for company’s expansion to former Joy Global plant; project expected to create 125 jobs

Eyes on Milwaukee: Foxconn Loves Wisconsin, Walker
Eyes on Milwaukee

Foxconn Loves Wisconsin, Walker

Gou says governor is top reason Foxconn coming. Abele has county site in play.

Governor Walker, Foxconn Founder and CEO Terry Gou Sign Memorandum of Understanding in Milwaukee
Snyder’s-Lance plans $7.8 million expansion of Baptista’s Bakery in Franklin
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Snyder’s-Lance plans $7.8 million expansion of Baptista’s Bakery in Franklin

WEDC to support project expected to create 100+ jobs

Mayor Barrett Supports Siting Foxconn Facility in Southeastern Wisconsin
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Mayor Barrett Supports Siting Foxconn Facility in Southeastern Wisconsin

Please see the attached letter regarding my support for Foxconn facility’s location in Southeastern Wisconsin.

State grant to help boost redevelopment project  in downtown Superior
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State grant to help boost redevelopment project in downtown Superior

WEDC awards $109,877 grant to support plans to convert former warehouse into city’s first brewery in 50 years

Governor Walker, State Leaders Celebrate Success of Wisconsin Cheese Industry
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Governor Walker, State Leaders Celebrate Success of Wisconsin Cheese Industry

DATCP Secretary Brancel, WEDC Secretary Hogan join Governor Walker in visiting cheese companies statewide as part of "Wisconsin Cheese Day" tour

$250,000 state grant to help boost development of new basketball arena in Oshkosh
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$250,000 state grant to help boost development of new basketball arena in Oshkosh

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation to help fund public infrastructure for new stadium for minor-league basketball team

State Awards $2 Million to Communities to Help Redevelop Idle Sites
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State Awards $2 Million to Communities to Help Redevelop Idle Sites

La Crosse, Eau Claire County, Manitowoc, Waunakee receive WEDC grants to help spur new development on vacant, abandoned parcels

Johnsonville to expand global corporate headquarters in Sheboygan Falls
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Johnsonville to expand global corporate headquarters in Sheboygan Falls

Support from WEDC helps secure company’s growth in Wisconsin

21 Wisconsin School Districts Awarded Fab Lab Grants
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21 Wisconsin School Districts Awarded Fab Lab Grants

Governor Scott Walker, Lieutenant Governor Kleefisch, other key leaders to award WEDC grants during statewide tour on "Fab Lab Day" in Wisconsin

State Leaders to Join Governor Walker in Awarding Fab Labs Grants Throughout Wisconsin
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State Leaders to Join Governor Walker in Awarding Fab Labs Grants Throughout Wisconsin

Lt. Governor Kleefisch, UW System President Cross, WEDC Secretary Hogan among those taking part in "Fab Lab Day" announcements on April 25

GE Healthcare receives 2017 Bubbler Award
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GE Healthcare receives 2017 Bubbler Award

Named one of the Top 10 Best Places to Work for Young Professionals

UWM receives state grant to support entrepreneurship
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UWM receives state grant to support entrepreneurship

The UWM Research Foundation is one of 11 Wisconsin organizations receiving grants under WEDC’s new Entrepreneurship Support pilot program.

WEDC awards 11 grants to support entrepreneurship programs across Wisconsin
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WEDC awards 11 grants to support entrepreneurship programs across Wisconsin

Nearly $500,000 in grants to help local, regional initiatives for startups

Whitewater University Technology Park site earns state’s Certified In Wisconsin designation
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Whitewater University Technology Park site earns state’s Certified In Wisconsin designation

35-acre parcel certified as “development-ready” by Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Tours Generac Power Systems for Manufacturing Month
Catalent Pharma Solutions Expanding in Madison
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Catalent Pharma Solutions Expanding in Madison

Global company expected to double its workforce by adding 100+ jobs

Governor Walker Encourages Wisconsin Schools to Apply for Fab Lab Grants
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Governor Walker Encourages Wisconsin Schools to Apply for Fab Lab Grants

Deadline to seek WEDC Fabrication Laboratories grant is December 15

WEDC Awards $500,000 Grant for Wisconsin Maritime Center of Excellence in Marinette
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WEDC Awards $500,000 Grant for Wisconsin Maritime Center of Excellence in Marinette

Award will be used to help fund cleanup work for new facility

WEDC Awards Community Development Investment Grants to Six Communities
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WEDC Awards Community Development Investment Grants to Six Communities

State grants will boost downtown redevelopment projects

State Companies Invited to Join Trade Venture to India
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State Companies Invited to Join Trade Venture to India

Global trade venture in November will include visits to Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad

State Awards $2.3 Million to Communities to Help Redevelop Idle Industrial Sites
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State Awards $2.3 Million to Communities to Help Redevelop Idle Industrial Sites

Green Bay, Madison, Oshkosh, Kimberly, Muskego to receive funding to assist in spurring new development on vacant, abandoned parcels

15 New Communities Accepted into WEDC Downtown Revitalization Program
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15 New Communities Accepted into WEDC Downtown Revitalization Program

Program will help communities revitalize downtown and urban commercial districts

American Packaging Corporation Building New Facility in DeForest
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American Packaging Corporation Building New Facility in DeForest

Project expected to create 60 new jobs

Remedy Analytics to Expand in Milwaukee
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Remedy Analytics to Expand in Milwaukee

Company expects to double current workforce

Wisconsin Receives National Award for Economic Development
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Wisconsin Receives National Award for Economic Development

Area Development magazine ranks Wisconsin one of the top states for job creation

WEDC Awards Community Development Investment Grants to Six Communities
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WEDC Awards Community Development Investment Grants to Six Communities

State grants will boost downtown redevelopment projects

Governor Walker announces the 2016 Governor’s Export Achievement Awards
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Governor Walker announces the 2016 Governor’s Export Achievement Awards

Ever-Green-View Farms, Hydro-Thermal, H.O. Bostrom recognized for exporting excellence

German State of Hessen Dignitaries Tour Wisconsin Research, Industry and Education Facilities
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German State of Hessen Dignitaries Tour Wisconsin Research, Industry and Education Facilities

60-member delegation seeks to build upon sister-state relationship through collaboration

State Revokes Subsidy For Illinois Company

State Revokes Subsidy For Illinois Company

W.W. Grainger got $500,000 in tax credits, but created no jobs.

Trade Venture to Germany Opens Doors for Wisconsin Businesses
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Trade Venture to Germany Opens Doors for Wisconsin Businesses

Wisconsin businesses join WEDC to attend Hannover Messe Trade Fair

David J. Drury Joins WEDC Board
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David J. Drury Joins WEDC Board

David J. Drury participates in first WEDC meeting at Schlitz Park in Milwaukee

Local Wisconsin Main Street Organizations Recognized at Annual Awards Ceremony
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Local Wisconsin Main Street Organizations Recognized at Annual Awards Ceremony

WEDC salutes volunteers and staff at 25th annual event in Marshfield

The Little Potato Company Selects Deforest for U.S. Head Office and Processing Facility
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The Little Potato Company Selects Deforest for U.S. Head Office and Processing Facility

WEDC award supports $11.7 million capital investment projected to create 129 jobs

National Competition Selects Three Winners to Advance Water Entrepreneurship, Resiliency and Sustainability
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National Competition Selects Three Winners to Advance Water Entrepreneurship, Resiliency and Sustainability

“Pow! emPowering Opportunities in Water” selects three US-based companies to fast-track water-related innovation.

Global Water Center to Expand
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Global Water Center to Expand

State grant will provide funding for future tenants

Milwaukee to Host National Main Street Center Conference
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Milwaukee to Host National Main Street Center Conference

Event will showcase Wisconsin community development successes to more than 1,500 attendees

WEDC Executive Appointed Board President of Multi-State Economic Development Group
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WEDC Executive Appointed Board President of Multi-State Economic Development Group

Barb LaMue will lead the Mid-America Economic Development Council in 2016

The State of Politics: Wisconsin’s Top 10 Political Stories Of 2015
The State of Politics

Wisconsin’s Top 10 Political Stories Of 2015

Walker and Republican legislators dominate this year's top political stories in Wisconsin.

State Grant Helps Public Schools Equip Fabrication Laboratories
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State Grant Helps Public Schools Equip Fabrication Laboratories

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation program aims to boost job readiness and interest with hands-on technology experience

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Hires New Chief Financial Officer
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Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation Hires New Chief Financial Officer

Brian Nowicki brings 15+ years of government, economic development accounting experience to position

The State of Politics: 10 More Changes Republicans Want
The State of Politics

10 More Changes Republicans Want

They’re far from done passing major changes. Here’s 10 more laws on the horizon.

Racine Launches New Program to Boost Entrepreneurism
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Racine Launches New Program to Boost Entrepreneurism

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation grant provides capital for high-tech ventures

Marketplace Governor’s Awards Winners Named
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Marketplace Governor’s Awards Winners Named

Top minority, women and veteran-owned businesses honored for their success at annual Marketplace conference

Marquette University Launches Enterprise Seed Fund
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Marquette University Launches Enterprise Seed Fund

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation grant provides capital for campus entrepreneurs

Rep. Barca Statement on New WEDC CEO Mark Hogan
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Rep. Barca Statement on New WEDC CEO Mark Hogan

“It’s also curious that Gov. Walker tapped one of his major donors to fill this role at WEDC.”

Governor Scott Walker Appoints Mark Hogan as Chief Executive Officer of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)
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Governor Scott Walker Appoints Mark Hogan as Chief Executive Officer of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)

“I am honored to join the team at WEDC, and look forward to putting my experience to work for the people of Wisconsin,” Hogan said.

Gov. Scott Walker, now presidential candidate, hosts private reception with mega supporters