It now plans to employ just 1,454 people after bulldozing dozens of homes to make room for a factory Donald Trump once touted as the "eighth wonder of the world."
The Taiwanese manufacturer promised Trump and then–Governor Scott Walker 13,000 new jobs and a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant. They've delivered a mostly empty building that's one-twentieth the promised size.
President Donald Trump and Gov. Scott Walker promised thousands of jobs in return for billions of dollars in subsidies from the state. More than two years later, there's little to show for it.
Once again, government-subsidized projects fail to deliver
The Taiwan-based tech company promised to open "innovation centers" in several cities around the state. But now those are on hold, too.
A Wisconsin town is spending billions, seizing homes, and breaking state law to lure a Taiwanese company.