The Legislature overwhelmingly voted Tuesday to provide $25 million in taxpayer money to start-up companies..."This is one more way that we move our economy forward," Walker said. ~ Senate, Assembly OK $25 Million For Start-Up FirmsVenture capital provides just two percent of the capital for new businesses.
More than half of new businesses are gone within five years.
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