The issue has been studied, reports have been issued, and recommendations have been put forth. People gathered in 70 of the State’s 72 Counties to send the same message to Madison – it’s time to fix our roads.
Who has benefited by these cuts? Not local property taxpayers. In the last six years, according to a memo recently hailed by one of my Republican colleagues, state aid has fallen by $90 per student. But property taxes have increased by $91 per student.