Walker, Vos reach deal on child tax credit, sales tax holiday; Fitzgerald non-committal

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Assembly Speaker Robin Vos Thursday praised a deal he reached with Scott Walker to overhaul the guv's child tax credit and add a sales tax holiday, saying it was a creative way to boost the economy.
But Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, who was not part of the agreement announced this morning, was non-committal about its prospects with his caucus. GOP senators meet next week to discuss priorities for the remainder of the session.
The Juneau Republican acknowledged some Senate Republicans had an issue with the sales tax holiday Walker originally included in the 2017-19 budget, but lawmak...

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