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Tom Still, Wisconsin Technology Council, (right) speaks during a panel discussion titled, "Will Foxconn Be Worth It For Wisconsin?" at the 2018 Cap Times Idea Fest at the Wisconsin Historical Society in Madison.

What do science and technology have to do with state government and politics? Turns out, quite a bit. 

Enter the Wisconsin Technology Council, the nonprofit, bipartisan science and tech policy advisory board to Wisconsin's governor and Legislature. WTC President Tom Still joined Wedge Issues recently to talk about Wisconsin's tech scene, Foxconn, F-35s and more. 

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Jessie Opoien is the Capital Times' opinion editor. She joined the Cap Times in 2013, covering state government and politics for the bulk of her time as a reporter. She has also covered music, culture and education in Madison and Oshkosh.