Thursday, September 11, 2014
Remember that day in March when we allegedly had a budget surplus and there was just gobs of money to give away to "workers, parents, seniors, property owners, veterans, job creators, and others"?
Blueprint for Prosperity: Governor Scott Walker Signs Over $500 Million in Tax Relief into Law. Returns vast majority of $1 billion surplus to people of Wisconsin. (Office of the Governor news release, 3/24/2014)
Turns out there wasn't really a surplus after all.
The Beloit Daily News editorial board supposes. (9/11/2014)
State Senator Paul Farrow responds to Legislative Fiscal Bureau memo with snarly campaign rhetoric. (9/9/2014)
Robin Vos and Sheila Harsdorf Are "Putting Taxpayers First". (9/8/2014)
When is a "Statement on Legislative Fiscal Bureau Memo" a Republican campaign commercial. (9/8/2014)
Projected Wisconsin budget shortfall deja vu. (9/8/2014)
Joint Committee on Finance co-chair cites the need to manage the taxpayers' money well (in 2012). (9/8/2014)