Wisconsin Budget Project
Wisconsin BudgetJan 18th, 2017 by Jon Peacock
Lagging tax collections, meager state and UW reserves, sluggish state economy driving problems.
Wisconsin BudgetJan 13th, 2017 by Tamarine Cornelius
More than half of school districts face “extreme shortages” of math, science teachers.
Wisconsin BudgetJan 6th, 2017 by Tamarine Cornelius
Federal dollars account for 29% of state budget.
Wisconsin BudgetJan 5th, 2017 by Tamarine Cornelius
Wisconsin is among 24 states that have kept it at $7.25 an hour.
Wisconsin BudgetDec 29th, 2016 by Jon Peacock
Quietly released report shows anemic tax collections, points to budget problems.
Wisconsin BudgetDec 23rd, 2016 by Jon Peacock
Number of uninsured children in Wisconsin would rise from 49,000 to 96,000.
Wisconsin BudgetDec 8th, 2016 by Jon Peacock
Labor Department rule, stalled by judge, would raise pay for 187,000 Wisconsin workers.
Wisconsin BudgetNov 25th, 2016 by Jon Peacock
State faces $693 million shortfall, with tax collections $350 million below projections.
Wisconsin BudgetNov 12th, 2016 by Tamarine Cornelius
Across the state local voters support record level of new resources for schools.
Wisconsin BudgetOct 24th, 2016 by Jon Peacock
2015-16 budget balance falls short, and tax growth this fiscal year puts biennial budget further behind.
Wisconsin BudgetOct 23rd, 2016 by Tamarine Cornelius
In last five years, number of children dropped 3.2% statewide, but more than 10% in many northern counties.
Wisconsin BudgetOct 14th, 2016 by Tamarine Cornelius
Modern version of food stamps is powerfully effective anti-poverty tool, report finds.