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The following represents candidates’ positions on key business issues derived from their campaign websites.

November 2016

Glenn Grothman – Republican

Economy

 Supports income tax cuts for all taxpayers and employers

 Supports reforming welfare programs to encourage greater workforce participation

 Supports cutting government regulations that hamper job creation

 Supports a balanced federal budget

Health care

 Opposes the Affordable Care Act and supports its repeal

 Supports giving states more control over federal health  care programs for the poor

Agriculture

 Supports reining in the EPA from burdensome  regulations on farmers

Energy

 Supports expanding energy development on federal land

 Supports speeding up private energy development  permits

 Opposes EPA mandates on coal energy production

 Opposes government subsidies for alternative energy

Glenngrothman.com

Sarah Lloyd – Democrat

Economy

 Supports job creation through investment in infrastructure

 Supports expansion of broadband to rural areas

 Supports efforts to grow jobs in the renewable energy industry

 Opposes NAFTA and the Trans Pacific Partnership trade agreement

Health care

 Supports the Affordable Care Act and advocates for a single-payer health system

Agriculture

 Supports programs to help farmers diversify their  crops

Energy

 Supports investment in renewable energy for solar and wind

 Supports additional investment in the Rural Energy for America Program

Lloydforwisconsin.com

Mike Gallagher – Republican

Economy

 Supports replacing the current tax code with one more modern and simple

 Supports lowering tax rates for working families

 Supports a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution

 Supports cutting government regulations that hamper job creation

 Opposes the Trans Pacific Partnership trade agreement

Health Care

 Opposes the Affordable Care Act and supports  its repeal

EnVIRONMENT

 Pledges to continue Rep. Reid Ribble’s efforts to combat pollution in the waters of Green Bay

 Opposes excessive government regulations

Mikeforwisconsin.com

Tom Nelson – Democrat

Economy

 Supports minimizing tax breaks for high-income  earners

 Supports efforts to advance workforce training programs, particularly those for veterans and laid-off  workers

 Supports paid family and medical leave

 Supports equal pay for equal work

 Supports raising the minimum wage

 Supports cutting government regulations that hamper job creation

 Supports increasing tax credits for small businesses

Health Care

 Supports allowing Medicare to negotiate drug prices

EnVIRONMENT

 Pledges to continue Rep. Reid Ribble’s efforts to combat pollution in the waters of Green Bay

 Opposes subsidies to oil companies in an effort to reduce carbon emissions

Nelsonforwisconsin.com