Wisconsin Republicans set to approve Kimberly-Clark incentive package in extraordinary session

Wisconsin lawmakers will vote next month on a bill that would give paper company Kimberly-Clark a $100 million tax incentive package in exchange for keeping hundreds of jobs in the Fox Valley. 

Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, and Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, said Tuesday they will call an extraordinary session starting Nov. 12, with plans for the Senate to vote later in the month on a bill already passed by the Assembly. 

It is still not clear whether the legislation has enough support to clear the Senate. Gov. Scott Walker said last month the bill would need bipartisan support in order to pass....


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