Senate Democrats have appointed Sen. Bob Wirch and Sen. Jennifer Shilling to serve on the Joint Committee on Finance for the upcoming legislative session.Read More »
Former Sen. Jeff Plale is leaving his position as Division of State Facilities administrator and Building Commission secretary after just eight months on the job.Read More »
By James Briggs Nearly three months into Gov. Scott Walker’s tenure, some lawmakers and state workers are declaring the governor’s attempt to identify wasteful spending a failure. Walker in January established the Commission on Waste Fraud and Abuse intended, in ...
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By SCOTT BAUER Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Democrats who fled the state nearly three weeks ago asked Monday for a meeting with Gov. Scott Walker to talk about changes to his plan to eliminate most public workers’ ...Read More »
By ?SCOTT BAUER Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin’s budget stalemate over union bargaining rights shows no sign of resolution — and it could be a long wait. The governor isn’t budging. AWOL Democrats aren’t planning to come back. ...Read More »
As Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald insists Democratic lawmakers who fled the state are in danger of burning bridges, some of those furloughed Democrats think the extreme move could actually mend bridges. Sen. Chris Larson, D-Milwaukee, speaking via phone ...Read More »