The ASsembly passed the budget on Wednesday. They've also criticized it for lacking a long-term plan for roads projects, an omission that will further delay road work around the state and cause another $400 million to be borrowed for public-works projects.
Republicans were one vote short of the 17 needed to approve the $76 billion plan before the deal with Walker was struck.
Walker's office said he would also veto a tolling implementation study authorized in the budget, along with a provision that would have preempted local regulations on quarries. Prevailing wage requirements, meanwhile, lay out a minimum wage for workers on state construction projects.
The Assembly approved the package 59-30 last month but had to take it up again because the Senate adopted changes to it on Tuesday.
Right now, Governor Scott Walker is on a trade mission in Japan and South Korea and he says he's met with a number of companies looking to invest in Wisconsin.
Nass, Stroebel and Kapenga wrote a memo demanding amendments that would prohibit UW from spending $4 million on diversity training for students and faculty; raise the income eligibility for the statewide voucher program to 300 percent of the federal poverty level; repealing the state prevailing wage on January 1; and forbid municipalities from imposing any wheel tax not approved through a referendum.
The group of four or five GOP senators, Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald said yesterday, aren't ready to back the budget.
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Three Democrats from that region voted for the bill.
"We are not going to allow individual senators to rewrite the budget", Vos said.
Joint Finance Committee approves transportation package, property tax cutsIn order to pass a contentious state budget that has been stalled for almost two months, the state Legislature's Joint Read... The budget would repeal it on September 1, 2018.
Walker has said he hopes to sign the bill soon.
"All of us can walk away saying if the Legislature does nothing else this session we have accomplished our most important task", Vos said. The two-year spending plan includes a historic investment to K-12 schools, eliminates several taxes, and keeps property taxes below 2010, 2014 and today's levels.
Republicans who joined Democrats in voting against it were Rep. Adam Jarchow, of Balsam Lake, and Todd Novak, of Dodgeville.
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It is understood the couple's older son crossed a safety barrier at the Solfatara crater at Pozzuoli and fell in the hole. It is located in the Campi Flegrei, a constellation of ancient volcanic craters .
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The exercises, a variant of Soviet drills during the 1970s, were revived on a large scale by President Vladimir Putin in 2009. Russia and Belarus say the exercises, which last until September 20, will involve 5,500 Russian and 7,200 Belarusian troops.
Lawmakers of Kurdish region approve referendum
It also called on the regional government "to seize this opportunity and to enter into serious negotiations with Baghdad ". It is clear that the Iraqi authorities can maximally grant a broader autonomy to the Iraqi Kurds seeking independence.
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