A Video Update from Rep. Steineke

Majority Leader Steineke Statement on Restoring Education Funding Madison . . . Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R – Kaukauna) released the following statement today in response to restoring education funding in the next state budget:
Assembly Republicans Tackle Failed Smarter Balance System Madison – Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) held a press conference today along with Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) and Representatives Jeremy Thiesfeldt (R-Fond du Lac), Joel Kitchens (R-Sturgeon Bay) to discuss legislative efforts to prevent taxpayer dollars from funding the failed Smarter Balanced Assessment, and to clarify that parents can opt their children out of the Badger Exam.
Guest Column from Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke - New Bucks Arena Brings Increased Tax Revenue and Jobs As the Milwaukee Bucks head into the playoff season, there’s a lot going on to make sure they remain a Wisconsin team in the future. As anyone who has been to a Bucks game knows, the BMO Harris Bradley Center is in need of restoration. What the NBA is demanding is an entirely new arena. With that new arena projected to cost $500 million, there has been vigorous debate among stakeholders to identify the best route of funding.