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Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Transit’s funding is uncertain but road builders win big

 Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed state budget could provide the death knell for public transit systems across the state
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013
 Is Wisconsin is planning to expand too much roadway in the coming years, given the state’s slow population growth and transportation trends? A report by the public interest WISPIRG Foundation answers an emphatic “yes” and contends that the money saved could be better utilized
Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010
Republicans claim it’s unfair to characterize them as simply “The Party of No,” but then an incredible windfall of jobs and development is announced for the state of Wisconsin to a rising chorus of Republicans shrieking “No!” Republicans...
Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Money is flowing in and more could be on the way

Four months after President Barack Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), the billions of dollars slated for Wisconsin are beginning to appear. Of the $787 billion ARRA funds to be doled out nationwide, Wisconsin is earmarked to receive $3.7 billion. That may not...