Results tagged with 'state senate'
Published July 27, 2015
Tuesday is a big day for the Milwaukee Bucks as the State Assembly is slated to take up the measure to provide $250 million in financing for the new downtown arena. If the bill is amended, and Democrats are going to fight for amendments, the measure will go back to the State Senate.
Published July 15, 2015
The Wisconsin Legislature approved funding for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks this afternoon on a 21-10 vote.
Published Feb. 18, 2013
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's plan to reject additional federal Medicaid funding for the state's BadgerCare program is drawing mixed reviews, mostly divided along party lines.
Published Aug. 20, 2010
Milwaukee progressives are taking hard aim at unseating state Sen. Jeff Plale (D-South Milwaukee) in the coming Sept. 14 primary and they're taking the old fashioned way-special interest money.
Published Feb. 8, 2008
State Rep. Leon Young isn't exactly known for his legislative writing prowess, but he certainly is known as the hardest-working Milwaukee-area legislator. (Just kidding.)