February 08. 2013 7:00AM - Last modified: February 08. 2013 7:16AM

HUDSON – Legislator encouraging Minnesota businesses to move to Wisconsin

You’d be better off in Wisconsin, says a western Wisconsin legislator in an open letter addressed yesterday to Minnesota businesses.

Rep. Erik Severson (R-Osceola), who represents part of St. Croix County, says Gov. Mark Dayton’s budget proposal shows Minnesota’s businesses are more welcome in Wisconsin.

“I believe it is important to outline the options for businesses in Minnesota by letting them know that here in Wisconsin we value job creators,” said Severson. “Gov. Dayton’s budget proposal, especially his tax on business-to-business transactions, will put a stress on businesses and reveals that Wisconsin is a better place to do business.”

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