‘UpFront’: Lawmakers praise bipartisan cooperation on youth corrections overhaul

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Rep. Evan Goyke, D-Milwaukee, called the Assembly's unanimous passage of the youth corrections overhaul "a really strong political moment for the state of Wisconsin."
Goyke, a co-author of the bill, appeared with Rep. Michael Schraa, R-Oshkosh, Sunday on "UpFront with Mike Gousha," produced in partnership with WisPolitics.com.
Schraa said lawmakers "put aside their political differences" to work together on the bill, which would close the troubled Lincoln Hills school for youth by 2021, and move young offenders to smaller, regional facilities better tailored to their needs.
"The fact that this...

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