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Gov. Scott Walker (right) and Foxconn Technology Group Chairman Terry Gou hold a Wisconsin flag at the Milwaukee Art Museum on Thursday to celebrate Foxconn's $10 billion investment to build a display panel plant in Wisconsin that could employ up to 13,000 workers and draw up to $3 billion in subsidies from state taxpayers.(Photo: Mike De Sisti / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)Buy Photo

Highly exuberant claims about the Foxconn deal have been met by highly energized criticism of the incentives being offered to the Taiwanese company by the State of Wisconsin.

State Rep. Melissa Sargent (D-Madison) goes so far as to say the incentives amount to more than $1 million per job created.

They don't. But maybe hundreds of thousands, PolitiFact Wisconsin finds.