Although Gov. Scott Walker’s 57 vetoes to the state’s new budget contained few surprises, the reasons given for his use of his powerful pen might have left some observers scratching their heads.Read More »
It’s easy to understand why Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal to change Wisconsin’s primary method of awarding and overseeing state construction projects has been the subject of little debate among lawmakers.
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Several protesters gathered outside the Wisconsin Senate chamber about eight hours into the Senate’s budget debate. Although the Senate has proceeded under heavy police presence, it has seen few disruptions since the opening minutes. The latest protesters could be heard ...Read More »
Assembly Republicans, early in the budget debate, voted to table a Democratic amendment that would have overturned a move by the Legislature’s Joint Finance Committee to restrict the WiscNet broadband service and return a $40 million federal grant related to ...Read More »
Democratic and Republican leaders on Monday said they’re not quite sure how many – or what types – of amendments will be offered when the state Assembly debates the budget bill. One thing is for sure, though. Republicans seem poised ...Read More »