Assembly panel approves GOP-authored bills on homelessness

An Assembly committee today signed off on four GOP-authored bills to address homelessness, with two of them passing unanimously.
One bill from Sen. Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, and Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke, R-Kaukauna, would create an interagency council that would find ways for state agencies to collaborate on the issue. The Assembly Committee on Public Benefit Reform passed that bill, AB 234, unanimously.
Rep. Lisa Subeck, D-Madison, said while she supports the bill and is a co-sponsor, she wanted to see significant investments from lawmakers to help solve the issue.
"My hope...

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