Fiscal Bureau details impact of Walker’s budget plan

Photo by Michelle Stocker, The Capital Times
Photo by Michelle Stocker, The Capital Times

The nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau’s analysis of the guv’s budget is adding details on the impact of the two-year plan in advance of legislative work to revise it.
For example, yesterday’s analysis shows the budget would cut off the domestic partners of deceased public employees from purchasing health insurance through the state's plan. But a spokesman for guv said that was not the intent and the administration is working to change the provision.
Also, the guv’s call to allow government agencies to post some documents online rather than publishing them in newspapers doesn’t say exactly ...

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