Rep. Steineke: Weekly Radio Address: Jim Steineke on Evers’ Budget Vetoes

MADISON – Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R-Kaukauna) released the Weekly Radio Address on behalf of Wisconsin State Republicans. Hi, I’m Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke.   While most of us were packing the car last weekend to head to a barbeque or up to the cabin, Governor Evers and his team were pouring through our WISCONSIN Budget, looking for ways to undermine our conservative spending plan.   When all the dust settled, Evers used his veto pen to strike out or alter nearly 80 pieces of the budget, resulting in a final budget that makes it easier to stay on

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Department of Administration: Housing grant to help homeless announced

MADISON – Governor Tony Evers, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Executive Director Joaquin Altoro, and Wisconsin Interagency Council on Homelessness Director Michael Basford announced today the availability of $500,000 for projects to help fight homelessness. The funding application and further information was published today on the Council’s website athttps://doa.wi.gov/Pages/AboutDOA/ICH.aspx. “Homelessness and housing insecurity affect kids in the classroom, it affects our criminal justice system, and it affects economic development in our communities,” said Gov. Evers. “I’ve always said we need to connect the dots on this important issue, so I’m incredibly pleased to see the good work and collaboration that

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Kelly raises $243,794 for Supreme Court campaign

Conservative Supreme Court Justice Daniel Kelly raised $243,794 over the first five weeks of his bid for a full 10-year term, his campaign said. Over the past decade, only Lisa Neubauer and Rebecca Dallet reported more receipts on their July report ahead of their bids for the state Supreme Court. But Neubauer’s $358,288 in July 2018 included a $250,000 personal loan, and Dallet’s $270,984 in July 2017 included a $200,000 loan. Kelly’s campaign said he didn’t put any personal money into the campaign during the period and received donations from 400 contributors. He finished June with $238,484 in the bank.

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THU AM Update: Kelly raises $243,794 for Supreme Court campaign, five Dem presidential candidates to address LULAC in Milwaukee

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers   Advertisement University of Wisconsin-Madison From WisPolitics.com … — Conservative Supreme Court Justice Daniel Kelly raised $243,794 over the first five weeks of his bid for a full 10-year term, his campaign said. Over the past decade, only Lisa Neubauer and Rebecca Dallet reported more receipts on their July report ahead of their bids fo… Please log in to access subscriber content. If you don’t have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options. Username or E-mail Password * Remember Me     Forgot Password

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Five Dem presidential candidates to address LULAC convention

Wisconsin will take another turn in the presidential race spotlight over the next two days, starting with five Dem candidates addressing the League of United Latin American Citizens. Former HUD Secretary Julian Castro, former U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and activist Marianne Williamson are scheduled to speak at the convention in Milwaukee. Castro, O’Rourke, Sanders, and Warren are to participate in a town hall event tonight. Williamson is to speak at a luncheon on Friday. A LULAC spokesman said the group invited President Trump in early spring to address the convention. But the

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Department of Administration: Housing grant to help homeless announced

MADISON – Governor Tony Evers, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority Executive Director Joaquin Altoro, and Wisconsin Interagency Council on Homelessness Director Michael Basford announced today the availability of $500,000 for projects to help fight homelessness. The funding application and further information was published today on the Council’s website athttps://doa.wi.gov/Pages/AboutDOA/ICH.aspx. “Homelessness

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Kelly raises $243,794 for Supreme Court campaign

Conservative Supreme Court Justice Daniel Kelly raised $243,794 over the first five weeks of his bid for a full 10-year term, his campaign said. Over the past decade, only Lisa Neubauer and Rebecca Dallet reported more receipts on their July report ahead of their bids for the state Supreme Court.

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THU AM Update: Kelly raises $243,794 for Supreme Court campaign, five Dem presidential candidates to address LULAC in Milwaukee

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers   Advertisement University of Wisconsin-Madison From WisPolitics.com … — Conservative Supreme Court Justice Daniel Kelly raised $243,794 over the first five weeks of his bid for a full 10-year term, his campaign said. Over the past decade, only Lisa Neubauer and Rebecca Dallet reported more receipts

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Five Dem presidential candidates to address LULAC convention

Wisconsin will take another turn in the presidential race spotlight over the next two days, starting with five Dem candidates addressing the League of United Latin American Citizens. Former HUD Secretary Julian Castro, former U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and activist Marianne Williamson

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