Mining bill passes state Senate; Democrat accuses GOP of helping some businesses, slighting others; more state briefs
February 28, 2013 at 2:26 am in Hudson Star-Observer
Wisconsin senators voted 17 to 16 last night to adopt a bill that would clear the way for a proposed iron ore mine in far northern Wisconsin. State Republicans keep saying that job creation is No. 1, but at least one Democrat accuses the GOP of picking winners and losers in that pursuit.