MADISON (WORT) — Negotiations over Wisconsin’s state budget have officially entered overtime. The biennial budget is supposed to be passed by the start of the fiscal year but in-fighting amongst Republican lawmakers over several issues has delayed passage for many weeks.
MADISON (WORT) — While announcing the agreement on a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks, Governor Scott Walker declared, “it’s cheaper to keep them.”
Kristian Knutsen, Kristen Bialik, and Bekah Wilce filed this report.
MADISON (WORT) — The new revenue projections from the Legislative Fiscal Bureau won’t be the fiscal lifeline Republicans were banking on.
MADISON (WORT) — Governor Scott Walker announced his biennial budget proposal Tuesday night. Wisconsin’s next budget is now in the hands of state lawmakers. Dylan Brogan reports.
Tim Slekar, the dean of the School of Education at Edgewood College, joins Buzz host Jonathan Zarov to discuss the State Legislature’s attack on inquiry, free thought, and academic freedom.