Saturday, January 25, 2014

Column Graphs Worth Sharing from the Wisconsin Budget Project

Top 5% of Wisconsin Residents Get 18% of Tax Cuts Proposed by the Governor.  (Wisconsin Budget Project, 1/24/2014)

This is where we should focus our concern.  The distribution of the tax cuts proposed by the Governor isn’t our chief concern about how he would use the projected state surplus. We’re primarily concerned that Governor Walker’s plan ignores holes in the current budget, and creates a deeper hole in the next one – boosting the structural deficit in 2013-15 to $825 million.

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