Stories tagged: "Legislative Fiscal Bureau"


Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) listens as Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers delivers the governor's State of the State speech at the state Capitol Jan. 22, 2020, in Madison, Wis. (Photo © Andy Manis)
Republicans Wrongly Take Credit for $4.4 Billion Surplus. They Could Actually Cost the State Nearly $4 Billion.

Democrats mock GOP for trying to take credit for billions in surplus while simultaneously trying to strip away policies that led to the extra money.

Goyke, Evers, Vos, LeMahieu
Evers Wants to Use $4.4 Billion Surplus on Schools. GOP Wants Tax Cuts.

“There’s no excuse” to not use the massive surplus for infrastructure and small business aid, Evers says.

WI School Budget Cuts Are Coming. Here's What You Can Expect.
WI School Budget Cuts Are Coming

Educators preparing for how to again find ways to do more for less.

Wisconsin tax collections down $870 million for April compared to previous year.
Wisconsin Lost Out On $870 Million In April Due to COVID-19

State collects roughly $1.1 billion rather than nearly $2 billion previous April.