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Governor Walker reacts to Reilly's departure

MADISON (WKOW) --- Governor Scott Walker released a statement following the news of UW System President, Kevin Reilly's retirement:

The state of Wisconsin has deep respect and gratitude for President Reilly's contributions to the UW System, including his work to focus the university's attention on economic and workforce development.  He initiated conversations with the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation leading to a very promising partnership with the UW System.  I also appreciate the leadership he has provided for the innovative UW Flexible Option, which will enhance college access for working adults. 

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