Stories tagged: "legislature"


Evers Vetoes GOP Surplus Plan

Governor’s plan had investments in schools, Republican plan had none

Sen. Luther Olsen Retiring

Steps down after four terms. Rep. Joan Ballweg announces campaign minutes later.

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Assembly: More Drinking, Less Smoking

Flurry of bills as 2020's final floor session runs past midnight

The Assembly chamber in the Wisconsin Capitol. (Photo © Andy Manis)
GOP Threatens Override Try If Evers Vetoes Tax Cut

Republicans pass $250 million in income tax cuts Thursday over Governor’s proposal to spend that same amount on public education

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Speedy Deal for Big Farms Criticized

Senate GOP pauses bill as concerns mount about impact, loss of control

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States Act on Prescription Drug Costs

Assembly passes new regulations on bipartisan vote to add transparency

Ned Daniels, Jr., chairman of the Forest County Potawatomi community, delivers the 2020 State of the Tribes address in Madison on Tuesday, Feb. 18. (WisEye.org)
Tribal Address Calls Attention to Sex Trafficking and Fighting Opioids

Climate change action also sought by state's Native American leaders