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Ross responds to DOT audit, says agency will be more transparent

Wisconsin DOT Secretary Dave Ross pledged to lawmakers today that he'd ensure the agency is more transparent following a highly critical audit released last...

Gronik ‘very closely’ looking at 2018 guv bid

Andy Gronik, a businessman who created a 501(c)(4) to advance ideas to address problems facing Wisconsin, tells WisPolitics.com he's looking "very closely" at running...

TUE PM Update: Gronik eyeing 2018 guv bid; Walker releases $803 million capital budget...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Andy Gronik, a businessman who created a 501(c)(4) to advance ideas to address problems facing Wisconsin,...

Litscher says Corrections’ treatment of juvenile offenders has improved

Department of Corrections Secretary Jon Litscher told lawmakers today his agency has dramatically revamped its treatment of juvenile offenders, implementing a wide range of...

MON PM Update: More than 36,500 absentee ballots returned ahead of primary

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- More than 36,500 people have returned their absentee ballots ahead of what's expected to be a...

THU PM Update: With Duffy out, wide GOP field could emerge for U.S. Senate...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- As potential GOP candidates weigh their options, Dems are predicting a "circus" will emerge on the...

WED PM Update: Humphries alleges Holtz offered deal to clear field with $150K DPI...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- John Humphries charged today fellow state schools superintendent challenger Lowell Holtz promised him a six-figure job...

TUE PM Update: Walker defends self-insurance proposal; GOP bill would raise bar to request...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Scott Walker today downplayed concerns from lawmakers who've been skeptical of his proposal to self-insure...

MON PM Update: Wis. Syrian refugee sues Trump administration; Evers leads fundraising in DPI...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- An unnamed Syrian refugee currently living in Wisconsin is suing the Trump administration over its immigration...

THU PM Update: Walker acknowledges changes coming to budget as Fitzgerald highlights areas of...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Scott Walker predicted today a "good chunk" of his budget will pass in some form,...

WED PM Update: Walker’s budget plan calls for $592 million in tax, fee cuts

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Scott Walker today called for a big boost in education funding, $592 million in tax...

TUE PM Update: Walker’s latest budget proposals push new spending past $900 million

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Scott Walker pushed past the $900 million mark in new spending that will be in...

MON PM Update: Fitzgerald says some GOP senators may not back Walker’s $649 million...

From WisPolitics.com ... -- Though he didn't rule out the possibility, Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald says the deeper the state gets into the...

THU PM Update: GOP leadership seeks outside counsel for redistricting lawsuit; teacher licensing overhaul...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Dem lawmakers today slammed a move by GOP leadership to hire outside lawyers to represent them...

WED PM Update: Walker unveils rural schools plan, proposes Earned Income Tax Credit increase...

Exclusively for WisPolitics Subscribers From WisPolitics.com ... -- Gov. Scott Walker announced plans to pump more money into rural schools and the earned income...