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Barca to step down as Assembly Democratic leader

Assembly Democratic Minority Leader Peter Barca speaks out against Gov. Scott Walker's proposed $504 million property and income tax cut proposal on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)

Wisconsin Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca, who broke with the majority of his party in supporting a $3 billion tax incentive package for Foxconn Technology Group and has been in charge while Democratic seats dropped to their lowest levels in 60 years, announced Thursday he is leaving his leadership post at the end of the month.

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