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Assistance Available to Help Farmers Affected by Grassland Dairy Action

Apr 7, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

April 7, 2017 “I encourage farmers affected by the changes at Grassland Dairy Products Inc. to contact me or the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP). The department’s Farm Center mission is to help farmers in critical situations, like those impacted by the action of Grassland Dairy. They will provide farmers with services, including ...

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Senator Vinehout statement on the Governor’s Budget Address

Feb 8, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

February 8, 2017 Senator Vinehout statement on the Governor’s Budget Address Let’s wait to see the small print “Governors like to put the good news in headlines and the bad news in small print.” “Over the next several weeks, we will learn more about the small print details when the non-partisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau releases their budget summary. Until ...

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Increasing Funding for Voucher and Charter Schools Comes at a Big Cost

Feb 7, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Increasing Funding for Voucher and Charter Schools Comes at a Big Cost New estimate by LFB shows funding parity price tag is over $100M ALMA, WI - For many years, voucher and charter school advocates sought funding parity while rural schools struggle to stay open. Senator Kathleen Vinehout (D-Alma) responded to a new analysis ...

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Statement from Senator Kathleen Vinehout on the Governor’s State of the State Address

Jan 10, 2017 No Comments ›› Admin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2017 The Governor presents a rosy picture of our state. But there are storm clouds on the horizon. Wisconsin’s economy has lagged the rest of the country. Minnesota recovered lost jobs two full years before Wisconsin. And the country as a whole recovered jobs lost during the Recession a full year before Wisconsin. ...

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Mr. Humphries – Long on Blame, Short on Facts

Nov 3, 2016 No Comments ›› Admin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 3, 2016 Recent voucher-convert John Humphries has been busy spending his days writing pieces for Right Wisconsin, retweeting voucher leaders, and creating conspiracy theories that school report cards are rigged. But here is the problem: the report card changes were proposed by Gov. Walker and passed by the Republican legislative majorities--not the Department of Public Instruction ...

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