Citizens Invited to State Budget Town Hall Meeting – River Falls

May 26, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

Senator Kathleen Vinehout will host a Town Hall Meeting regarding the proposed 2017-19 State Budget in River Falls on June 5, 2017. “This state budget will have significant impact on our schools, our roads and our natural resources,” Vinehout said.  “The state budget is all about priorities and people need to let their voices be heard ...

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AUDIT: WEDC Cannot Be Certain of Any Jobs Created or Retained

May 24, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

May 24, 2017 Our state spends a great deal of money on economic development. The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) is responsible for overseeing much of the taxpayer money that goes to job creation. A recently released audit by the nonpartisan Legislative Audit Bureau (LAB) found that “WEDC cannot be certain about the number of jobs actually ...

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Everyone Needs to Pay Their Fair Share

May 17, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

May 17, 2017 Big-Business Tax Credits Mean Fewer Budget Dollars “Can anything be done to force the largest corporations in the state to pay something for the roads, ports, airports, fire and police services, educated workforce, etc. that they are using in our state?” Linea recently wrote to me. “This implies the smaller businesses are paying far ...

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“REINS Act” – New Power for Leaders to Stop Public Protections

May 12, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

May 10, 2017 “This is the broadest, most dangerous bill you’ve never heard of.” I told my colleagues during a recent Senate debate. “It’s an obscure way to shut down government from doing something that the Legislature intended to do.” Senate Bill 15, known by the initials REINS, would allow leaders of the Legislature to shut down ...

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Citizens Invited to State Budget Town Hall Meeting-Mondovi

May 12, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

Citizens Invited to State Budget Town Hall Meeting Senator Kathleen Vinehout will host a Town Hall Meeting regarding the proposed 2017-19 State Budget in Mondovi on May 25, 2017. “This state budget will have significant impact on our schools, our roads and our natural resources,” Vinehout said.  “The state budget is all about priorities and people need ...

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Citizens Invited to State Budget Town Hall Meeting-Eau Claire

May 12, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

Citizens Invited to State Budget Town Hall Meeting Senator Kathleen Vinehout and Representative Dana Wachs will host a Town Hall Meeting regarding the proposed 2017-19 State Budget in Eau Claire on May 20, 2017. “This state budget will have significant impact on our schools, our roads and our natural resources,” Vinehout said.  “The state budget is all ...

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