Sources: GOP leaders considering tax changes, altering WEDC exec appointments in extraordinary session


Republican lawmakers are considering changes to state tax laws and a revamped WEDC board with the power to appoint the agency CEO rather than the guv, according to multiple GOP sources.
The sources also noted a growing expectation that PSC Chair Lon Roberts will resign his post, which would then open the door to DOA Secretary Ellen Nowak returning to the agency.
Roberts' six-year term runs through 2023, and Nowak left the PSC to become DOA secretary in March.
Gov. Scott Walker's office declined comment on the possibility.
The sources noted the final legislative package was still taking shape w...

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