Press Releases

The latest news from the desk of Rep. Steve Doyle

Statement on Drug-Testing Legislation “Educating our children should be our priority. We should not be diverting our limited tax dollars from our schools to advancing a partisan agenda.”
Column on the Budget We can spend hours pointing fingers, but at the end of the day that does nothing to fix this serious problem. It is time to be grown-ups and make some tough decisions.
Invite to Education Listening Session “This event is free and open to the public,” said Doyle. “I look forward to getting a chance to focus on the important issue of education and hearing from my constituents.”
Statement on Badger-Coulee Decision “As we move into the 21st century, it is more important than ever that we ensure that our energy infrastructure is strong. The debate on Wisconsin’s energy future is far from over and I hope that my constituents will continue to play such an active role.”
Rep. Doyle Invites the Public to Budget Listening Sessions “This is your chance to let your area Representatives know your feelings about this budget and whether you would like to see changes or deletions to various portions of it,” said Doyle.
Rep. Doyle Disappointed by Cuts to SeniorCare in Budget “One of the things that the Governor didn’t mention last night in his speech was a proposed $15 million cut to SeniorCare” said Doyle.
Statement on the Governor's Budget Proposal “For every dollar of property taxpayer money that is put into the voucher program, a dollar is taken out of our public schools,” said Doyle. “We cannot afford to fund two separate systems, but that is exactly what this proposal forces us to do.”
Rep. Doyle: We Can Do Better With the start of the new legislative session and the Governor’s State of the State address this week, it is a good time to reflect upon where we are as a state and where we want to go.
Rep. Doyle to Host Community Meeting on Nursing Homes Planning for Families Rep. Steve Doyle will be hosting the community meeting to discuss the new laws in Wisconsin on divestment (giving away assets) affecting Medicaid eligibility for individuals who may need nursing home care, other institutional care, and community based long-term care programs.
Rep. Doyle: Structural Deficit shows lack of Bipartisanship “It is time for representatives from both parties to work together to come up with creative solutions to fix this deficit."