WiscNet: Less Expensive, Fast Internet for Public Institutions
“WiscNet was created to bring low cost internet to public entities,” said Senator Kathleen Vinehout in reaction to release of an audit examining the service.
Audit Quantifies Annuitants Hired By State and Local Government
State Senator Kathleen Vinehout noted the Joint Legislative Audit Committee requested the audit in response to questions about the extent of hiring WRS annuitants in recent years.
It's time to get to work on lowering health costs
“It’s time to get to work to solve the health insurance problems of the farmers, small business and the self-employed...”
Senator Vinehout: Disturbing Lack of Accountability in Job Creation Programs
“Legislators rush to create new jobs programs. But seldom do they ask are these programs actually creating jobs.” State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout said.
Vinehout Says Concerns of Wisconsin Hunters Justified
Deer hunters across the state are concerned about Gov. Walker’s Deer Czar and his comments about public game management being “the last bastion of communism."
WI Jobs: Thank Our Neighboring States
The Governor should give our neighboring governors thanks for more Wisconsinites working now than a year ago.
Statement on Medicaid Shortfall: Show me the numbers
I want to believe the pain of the Medicaid shortfall is not as bad as the Governor told us last spring but I need to see the numbers.