Memo: Transportation Costs Ballooning under Republican Inaction Despite having had control of the Governor’s office and Legislature for three budgets covering six years, Republicans have done nothing to address Wisconsin’s transportation funding crisis while Wisconsin’s roads and bridges continue to fall into an alarmingly high level of disrepair.
GOP Budget Meltdown The Republican's inability to govern becomes apparent after weeks of stalemate.
Leave Long-Term Care Alone By saving the long term care system in Wisconsin, we must leave it alone.
Medicaid Expansion Statement The $360 million elephant in the room gets a NO vote from Republicans.
Fully Funding Public Education Restoring the $150 per pupil cut only brings us back to zero. We should be investing in education, zero is not good enough.
JFC Rice Lake Public Hearing Outcry dominates conversation on changes to Long-term care
JFC Brillion Budget Public Hearing Questions and concerns dominate the first public hearing.
Right To Work The extraordinary session on 'Right to Work' is an extraordinarily obvious attempt to change the subject - away from this terrible budget.
Keep Rent-to-Own Out of the State Budget Rep. Hintz sent a letter to Governor Walker Friday asking that he not include non-fiscal policy changes on behalf of the “Rent-to-Own” industry in his proposed state budget.
Rep. Hintz JFC Appointment Assembly Minority Leader Peter Barca formally appointed Rep. Gordon Hintz to the Legislature’s powerful Joint Committee on Finance (JFC).