Rep. Shankland: Eight years, 180 times – Republicans continue attacks on local control

 Contact: Rep. Katrina Shankland
Office: (608) 267-9649
MADISON – Today Rep. Katrina Shankland (D-Stevens Point) released a memo from the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau, which reveals that Governor Walker and Republican lawmakers have enacted 180 measures since 2011 that represent either an unfunded mandate on local governments or a preemptive restriction on local control.

In response, Rep. Shankland released the following statement:

“Since Governor Walker and Republican lawmakers took total control of state government, they have continued a consistent pattern of undermining local o...

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