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In rare Austin-area semiconductor setback, Round Rock ISD declines Chapter 313 application from supplier

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In rare Austin-area semiconductor setback, Round Rock ISD declines Chapter 313 application from supplier
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The move marks one of the first setbacks for the semiconductor industry in the Austin area, which has been booming recently amid high demand and a global shortage of chips. It's unclear what the Round Rock-based company will do next but it has indicated it needs to invest almost $1 billion in an expansion and it will pour that money elsewhere if needed.