Wisconsin Budget Project
Wisconsin BudgetJul 7th, 2020 by Tamarine Cornelius
One-third of state’s largest cities, including Milwaukee, spend more on police than any other function.
Wisconsin BudgetMay 20th, 2020 by Tamarine Cornelius
They help build state’s Unemployment Insurance trust, but are ineligible for benefits.
Wisconsin BudgetApr 7th, 2020 by Jon Peacock
Legislature must amend lame duck law or lose hundreds of millions in federal funds.
Wisconsin BudgetFeb 1st, 2020 by Tamarine Cornelius
Huge decline in aid in last decade helped fund tax breaks for wealthy, still hasn’t been made up.
Wisconsin BudgetJan 6th, 2020 by Tamarine Cornelius
But not Wisconsin, where it's $7.25 versus $12-$14 in many states. What’s the impact?
Wisconsin BudgetDec 24th, 2019 by Jon Peacock
Both sides may have reason to renegotiate contract.
Wisconsin BudgetAug 28th, 2019 by Tamarine Cornelius
State policy changes would help immigrants earn higher wages, buy more products, pay more taxes.
Wisconsin BudgetJun 28th, 2019 by Tamarine Cornelius
Budget gives credit to homeowners, and 72% of state’s whites, 27% of blacks own homes.
Wisconsin BudgetJun 12th, 2019 by Jon Peacock
Republicans' mistake gives Evers some say over how to apportion tax cuts from online sales tax revenue.
Wisconsin BudgetJun 7th, 2019 by Tamarine Cornelius
Proposed hike would benefit working poor in all 72 counties with $7.5 million for Milwaukee County.
Wisconsin BudgetMay 7th, 2019 by Jon Peacock
Changes could benefit both the state and company.
Wisconsin BudgetApr 12th, 2019 by Tamarine Cornelius
State could assure 120,000 employees left behind by federal rule get paid overtime.