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State Senator Tom Tiffany Appointed to the Joint Committee on Finance

On behalf of the Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association
 (GLTPA), Executive Director Henry Schienebeck, released the following statement regarding the Senate Republican appointments to the Joint Committee on Finance and the addition of State Senator Tom Tiffany, representing Wisconsin's 12th senate district, to the Legislature's powerful budget writing committee;

"On behalf of the trade association representing Wisconsin's second largest industry, we are excited to see so many appointments to the Committee with lawmakers who's districts are north of State Highway 29, and especially the addition of State Senator Tom Tiffany who's district reaches north of State Highway 8." 

"Senator Tiffany's understanding of the timber and forest products industry, the needs of northern Wisconsin and our unique rural economy will be a great addition to the Committee charged with keeping the state's fiscal house in order and providing the tools to keep our state's economy moving forward."

"We look forward to working with Senator Tiffany in his new role along with all of the members of the Committee to keep moving Wisconsin forward."