Matthew DeFour

Government

Wisconsin Gov. Walker Rejects Budget Committee Leaders' Idea for Separate Transportation Bill

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald on May 11 rejected an idea put forward by the Republican leaders of the Legislature’s budget committee to take up transportation funding in a separate bill outside the normal budget process.

Matthew DeFour | The Wisconsin State Journal
May 12, 2017
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Wisconsin Governor Backs Using General Fund Taxes for Roads

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Gov. Scott Walker said April 24 he has no interest in raising the gas tax or vehicle registration fees in the budget, but he supports using general fund taxes to help pay for roads.

Matthew DeFour | The Wisconsin State Journal
April 24, 2017