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High-stakes game of risk

Competitive federal dollars drive economic growth. From the new
downtown public market, to the opening of a corner sushi café in Kenosha,
to the development of a super fuel-efficient natural gas engine in Waukesha,
federal funding is a diverse source of capital that fuels discovery and wealth
creation in southeastern Wisconsin. However, this region is closer to being a
Grand Rapids than a Raleigh or a Boston in terms of how competitive we are
for these funds.

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