Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson also talked about jobs
in the state during a stop in La Crosse today.
Senator Johnson met with the La Crosse Chamber of
Commerce to discuss removing federal barriers to creating
He pointed to the 2007 recession.
saying the recovery within the state is slow and Wisconsin
could be doing better.
Johnson says the key to improving both the state's
and the country's economy is reducing overbearing
taxes and regulations.
We have to realize we're in a global economy.
Trust me, I've exported products to 27 different countries.
We've got wonderful workers here in Wisconsin and
We could compete as long as we reduce the regulatory
burden, set up a competitive tax system, and utilize
our God-given energy resources.
Russ Feingold was also invited to speak.
but was unable to attend today's forum.
The Chamber of Commerce says they have invited him
to speak again in the future.