THU PM Update: Evers continues to pitch budget priorities as effort to address workforce shortage

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From ... -- Gov. Tony Evers today at Fiskars headquarters in Middleton said many of his budget priorities are focused on addressing the state's workforce shortage. Evers, alongside Lt. Gov. Sara Rodriguez, a few lawmakers and some administration members, said the day after his budget introduction that increasing paid family leave funding and length of time would attract more workers to Wisconsin and help keep them here. He also said his proposal to abolish the state's 1849 abortion ban is aimed at bringing workers to the state...

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