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WTA forecast: Retiring 'boomers will drag down state's job-, financial outlook; toddler shoots self with Mom's pistol; more state news

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As the candidates for governor argue about their records for creating jobs, a new report spells out a dim future the politicians can do nothing about -- the rising numbers of empty jobs and schools in Wisconsin due to the retirement of the baby boomers.

The state's Taxpayers Alliance says Wisconsin's working age population will shrink two-tenths of one percent between now and 2040, as retirees nearly double.

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