Wisconsin utility regulators removed references to climate change from their website months before state environmental officials altered global-warming language on their own site.Read More »
The U.S. has a backlog of $836 billion of unmet capital needs for highways and bridges, according to an analysis released this week by the U.S. Department of Transportation.Read More »
As part of his State of the State address earlier this week, Gov. Scott Walker announced he had big plans in store for efforts to expand broadband telecommunications service to rural parts of Wisconsin, including a proposal to set aside another $13 million to be put toward broadband-expansion projects over the next three years.Read More »
Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to cut tuition at the University of Wisconsin and use taxpayer funds to pay for it is shaking up normal political alliances with some Democrats expressing support while skeptical fellow Republicans worry it could put the state on a path toward Bernie Sanders' free college tuition plan.
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Even as Wisconsin lawmakers look to ban government-mandated project-labor agreements on in-state government contracts, a coalition of construction groups is calling on the incoming Trump administration to do the same with federal projects.Read More »