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State Funding Helps Yacht Company Expand Hiring

Governor Scott Walker is doing his part to ensure the rise of job creation in the state of Wisconsin, following Tuesday’s announcement that Marquis Yachts will receive community block grant money. State funding will help the Pulaski yacht building company create 379 new jobs. Walker has pledged to create 250,000 new jobs in Wisconsin during his first term.

Marquis Yachts will also be spending tens of millions of its own money to expand the company and employment opportunities. Marquis hand-builds all of its yachts from its headquarters and yacht yard in Pulaski, Wis. Watch the video below for more details.

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