The Return of Automatic Gas Tax Increases?
Senator Carpenter responded to a report considering raising revenue for the Dept. of Transportation by returning to the days of yearly automatic gas tax increases in our state.
Minimum Age for SeniorCare Should be 62
Today State Senator Tim Carpenter (D-Milwaukee) State Senator Tim Carpenter unveiled a plan to reduce the minimum age of participation in SeniorCare from 65 years old to 62 years old.
Senator Carpenter Applauds Decision to Convert
Today State Senator Tim Carpenter applauded We Energies, the owner of the Valley Power Plant, for its decision to convert Milwaukee’s outdated coal burning Valley Power Plant to run on natural gas.
FamilyCare Cap Must Be Lifted
The cap put in place by Governor Scott Walker’s administration has now been declared to be in violation of federal law, and has put Wisconsin at risk of losing $1.75 billion in federal Medicaid funding for this budget cycle