State agencies are seeking a more than $3.5 billion boost in general purpose revenue in the 2023-25 budget with a dozen asking for double-digit percentage increases.
That’s despite Dem Gov. Tony Evers’ call for most departments to avoid asking for additional state tax dollars.
And the overall GPR request is likely to climb higher with the court system and state Legislature yet to turn in their funding requests to the Department of Administration
The Department of Justice, under Dem AG Josh Kaul, is seeking the biggest boost of any state agency on a percentage basis. DOJ asked f...