It’s the final week of our winter pledge drive! Today Carousel Bayrd talks with Rep. Chris Taylor and Rep. Robb Kahl from the Wisconsin State Assembly to At the bottom of the hour she is joined by Dean Loumos, Executive Director of Housing Initiatives and a former WORT board member, to discuss the upcoming Homeless Services […]
(WORT) — Assembly Speaker Robin Vos introduced a motion Thursday to correct a “technical flaw” in last year’s state budget that allowed school districts to raise property taxes to compensate for losses in state aid for each student who uses school vouchers. Darien Lamen reports.
What made you happy in 2015? Today Carousel hosts the annual Happy Show! Guests include State Rep. Chris Taylor, Madison Police Department Captain Kristen Roman, ACLU Legal Director Larry Dupuis, and One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross.
MADISON (WORT) — The GOP plan restores some of the funds for K-12 public education that were slated for a cut in Governor Scott Walker’s budget proposal but also expands funding for Wisconsin’s private school voucher program.
MADISON (WORT) — The Wisconsin legislature’s Joint Finance Committee voted this week to strip Dane County of its ability to advise the Department of Natural Resources on water quality management within the county. Bekah Wilce has the story.
What is the biennial Wisconsin State Budget looking like? Where has Governor Walker allocated money and proposed cuts? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!