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Rep. Loudenbeck Statement on Transportation User Fee

Press Release June 30, 2017 For Immediate Release CONTACT: Rep. Amy Loudenbeck Rep.Loudenbeck@legis.wi.gov (608) 266-9967 Rep. Loudenbeck Statement on Transportation User Fee Madison, WI –Rep. Amy Loudenbeck (R-Clinton) released the following statement regarding the heavy truck user fee concept she proposed: “I feel a sense of urgency with regards to finding a solution as I represent a significant portion of the I-39/90 corridor which could be drastically impacted depending on the outcome of the transportation budget. I believe we need additional revenue in the segregated transportation fund to meet current infrastructure needs in Wisconsin. I know additional revenue is...

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Budget Transparency Act Will Help Prevent “Un-Leaked” Proposals

For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                     June 28, 2017 Contact: Rep. Scott Allen  (608) 266-8580 Budget Transparency Act Will Help Prevent “Un-Leaked” Proposals Craft brewers were fortunate to discover potential budget proposal. Recently a leaked proposal has found its way into the public sphere. The proposal would make changes to Wisconsin Chapter 125 of state statute regarding the three-tier system for alcohol sales. This leaked proposal was not introduced as a bill, and until it was leaked, did not received any legislative or public feedback. Representative Scott Allen is circulating the Budget Transparency Act for co-sponsorship has received bipartisan support.   The...

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Media Advisory: Governor Walker to Participate in Menomonee Falls Independence Day Parade on Monday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2017 Contact: Tom Evenson, (608) 266-2839 Media Advisory: Governor Walker to Participate in Menomonee Falls Independence Day Parade on Monday   Governor Scott Walker will participate in the Menomonee Falls Independence Day Parade on Mondayevening.   WHAT: Menomonee Falls Independence Day Parade WHEN: Monday, July 3, 2017 Event Start: 7:00 p.m. WHERE: Menomonee Falls Parade Staging Area Unit 24 Menomonee Falls, WI 53051 NOTE: Credentialed members of the media are invited to attend. ### Office of Governor Scott Walker Press Office: (608) 266-2839 115 East Capitol • Madison, WI 53702 Email: govpress@wisconsin.gov...

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Governor Walker to Participate in Wauwatosa Independence Day Parade on Tuesday

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2017 Contact: Tom Evenson, (608) 266-2839 Media Advisory: Governor Walker to Participate in Wauwatosa Independence Day Parade on Tuesday   Governor Scott Walker will participate in the Wauwatosa Independence Day Parade on Tuesday morning.    WHAT: Wauwatosa Independence Day Parade WHEN: Tuesday, July 4, 2017 Event Start: 8:30 a.m. WHERE: Wauwatosa City Hall Parking Lot 7725 West North Avenue Wauwatosa, WI 53213 NOTE: Credentialed members of the media are invited to attend. ### Office of Governor Scott Walker Press Office: (608) 266-2839 115 East Capitol • Madison, WI 53702 Email: govpress@wisconsin.gov...

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Senators Stand in Opposition to New Trucking Taxes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Information: June 30, 2017 Senator Steve Nass Senator David Craig Senator Frank Lasee Senator Chris Kapenga (608) 266-9174  Senator Duey Stroebel (608) 266-7513 Senators Stand in Opposition to New Trucking Taxes Now is not the time to raise taxes on Wisconsinites (608) 266-2635 (608) 266-5400 (608) 266-3512 Madison – Wisconsin State Senators reiterated their continued opposition to raising taxes for the WisDOT. The senators released the following statement: As the budget debate lingers, it remains clear that some in the legislature are seeking to increase WisDOT taxes in any way possible. The recent audit of...

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Rep. Hutton Comments on Milwaukee Anti-Violence Town Hall

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 29, 2017 Contact: Representative Rob Hutton (608) 267-9837 MADISON – There are certain meetings and events that deserve strong attendance from the community. Roughly 300 community residents attended Monday’s ‘Anti-Violence Town Hall’ held at the Wisconsin Black Historical Society. As I understood it, the event was an opportunity for the community to hear Milwaukee’s initiative on addressing the crime problem, the plan and timeline to implement it, and the accountability to ensure it happens.  Milwaukee is truly a tale of two cities. On one hand, we have development in downtown happening at a pace we...

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RightWisconsin Forum: 2017 Predictions

Periodically, we ask our contributors to weigh in on an issue. This week we asked them: Gaze into your crystal balls. What are your top predictions for 2017?  The responses. Rick Esenberg – Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty In my advancing age one of the things I’ve learned is that the world may be rational, but I’ve no idea what’s coming next. In the age of “President-elect Trump,” predictions may be a fool’s game. But here I go. President Trump will bring us loud irrelevancies but Paul Ryan will bring quiet change. Trump will busy himself with things involving trade and...

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@WILL on Twitter

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Thank you to @IbawOffice for letting me speak to your group about K-12 education policy and how Wisconsin can increase student achievement! #SchoolChoice #edreform #wiright https://t.co/bfF9coIncQ WILawLiberty photo
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WILL Executive VP @CJSzafir discussing WILL’s “Roadmap to Student Achievment” and education reform with @IbawOffice https://t.co/FZTaaDe3fb WILawLiberty photo
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"DPI is prohibiting private schools from fully utilizing this educational tool. And it needs to be fixed, either through the legislative process with this bill or the courts with our lawsuit." https://t.co/OeKVIXDwav WILawLiberty photo
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"Private schools in the choice program should be entitled to the same benefits as public schools. Virtual learning has been transformational for many public schools, helping to deal with the harsh Wisconsin winters. (2/3)

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