WI State Rep. Jon Plumer: Work provides a sense of purpose

“It adds so much to your character to feel productive, to feel worthwhile, to get out of bed in the morning with a purpose.” 

– REPRESENTATIVE JON PLUMER

As our communities get back to normal, Wisconsin State Representative Jon Plumer argues that it is also time to get back to work. 

Here, Rep. Plumber discusses how work is good for building character and providing a sense of purpose in life, but that businesses across his state struggle to find employees. He argues that additional unemployment benefits caused people to stay home longer than necessary. 

Learn more about our workforce reforms here.