A Video Update from Rep. Steineke

Rep. Jim Steineke Statement on Saving SeniorCare Madison . . . Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R – Kaukauna) released the following statement today in response to the Joint Finance Committee (JFC) removing the SeniorCare changes Governor Walker included in the state budget:
Representative Steineke Applauds Additional Education Funding Madison – Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) voiced his support in response to the Joint Finance Committee’s (JFC) decision to add extra funding for K-12 education in the next state budget. The JFC Co-Chairs announcement came immediately before the Finance Committee went into executive session to vote on the new funding proposal.
Representative Steineke Recognizes Law Enforcement Month and Police Week Madison – On May 13, 2015, Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) adjourned in honor of Law Enforcement Appreciation Month and National Police Officer Week.
Guest Column from Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke: Status Quo No Longer Works for State Medicaid Program It’s no surprise that education and health care receive the most funding in the state budget. Education spending represents half of the budget. Health care costs represent a third of the budget. What is surprising, however, is the discrepancy in spending increases between these two budgets over recent years.