Monthly Archives: June 2013

Walker Names Three to Board of Regents

Governor Scott Walker announced three new appointees to the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents yesterday. The governor appointed former Lieutenant Governor Margaret Farrow and former state auditor Janice Meuller to replace outgoing Regent Jeffrey Bartell and Regent President…

Committee to Vote on Election Bill

The Assembly Committee on Campaigns and Elections will vote today on a bipartisan proposal that would increase campaign finance contribution limits but allow online voter registration in the state. The hearing begins at noon in Room 417 North of the…

Joint Finance Committee Wraps Up; Votes to Kick Center for Investigative Journalism Off Campus

The Joint Finance Committee worked through the night and completed work on the 2013-15 biennial budget this morning. The committee passed omnibus motions on taxes and public education, having passed an omnibus motion on Medicaid earlier Tuesday. The sweeping motions…