James Wigderson

Key Reads July 19, 2017

Ross: Ongoing Budget Stalemate Risks Federal Funding, Could Cause Widespread Project Delays Reality Check: Do Wisconsinites Really Want to Pay More for Roads? Podcast: House Speaker Paul Ryan on Senate Health Care Failure This blue life mattered to her kids and her elderly mother Investigation Finds USPS Hatch Act...

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Assembly, Governor Walker React to GOP Senate Budget Proposal

Assembly Republican leadership made it clear that an immediate resolution to the budget standoff was not likely. In a joint statement, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke, R-Kaukauna, and Joint Finance Committee Co-Chair Rep. John Nygren, R-Marinette, said, “there isn’t a reason why we can’t work through the differences to find solutions that can pass both chambers in the coming weeks.”

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DOT Reform Bill Co-Sponsorship Memorandum

CO-SPONSORSHIP MEMORANDUM Date:   July 17, 2017 To:      Members of the Wisconsin State Legislature From: Rep. Sanfelippo, Rep. Hutton Rep. Brandtjen, Rep. R. Brooks, Rep. Duchow, Rep. Gannon, Rep. Jacque, Rep. Jarchow, Rep. Knodl, Rep. Kremer, Rep. Kuglitsch, Rep. Murphy, Rep. Neylon, Rep. J. Ott, Rep. Schraa, Rep. Skowronski, Rep. Vorpagel, Rep. Weatherston, Rep. Wichgers Sen. Kapenga, Sen. Craig Sen. Lasee, Sen. Nass, Sen. Stroebel, Sen. Tiffany Re:      Co-sponsorship of LRB 3884, the DOT reform bill. Deadline: Friday, July, 21 2017 at Noon. Regardless of what emerges from the revenue side of the discussion, we are all keenly aware of the dire need for operational reforms inside...

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@WILL on Twitter

3 hours ago
ICYMI: WILL Director of Education Policy @LibbySobic discussed WILL's Roadmap to Student Achievement on WVCY's 'In Focus'

4 hours ago
Wisconsin Republicans tout conservative group's study in opposition to Medicaid expansion https://t.co/4B9bxPoUwf via @CapTimes
6 hours ago
Great work again by @WILawLiberty. Trying to increase Medicaid rolls isn't a solution to our dire health care spending problem. We need price transparency & consumer choice in health care to solve. @Tony4WI is playing a costly game to appease his base. #wiright #WICantAffordIt https://t.co/HToUJB7eLO
8 hours ago
Free money? Even when ‘savings’ to the state are included – #MedicaidExpansion will cost #Wisconsin $600 million per year in higher healthcare costs.

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