MON PM Update: Dem bill would use state tax dollars to finance loans for shuttered paper mills

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-- Four Dem lawmakers today began circulating legislation that would put state tax dollars into financing $65 million in loans to help cooperatives purchase and reopen two central Wisconsin mills.
The bill comes after Tony Evers vetoed a similar proposal that called for the guv to use federal funds from the American Rescue Plan Act to cover the loans. Evers wrote in his veto message he had concerns the use of federal funds wouldn't be allowed and noted the state was flush with general purpose revenue, which he preferred be use...

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