Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Ugly spring weather dampened turkey hunting success for many Wisconsin outdooors people.

Joint Finance deal boosts school aids, cuts taxes; provision gives tax break for private school tuition, more state briefs

Email

MADISON -- The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee is expected to take its final votes Wednesday on the new state budget.

Majority Republicans met for 10 hours behind closed doors, before announcing a deal just after 1 a.m., Wednesday on tax cuts and school funding.

The deal includes a $650 million income tax cut over the next two years - almost twice as much as what Republican Gov. Scott Walker first announced in February.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness