Updated: 06/27/2013 - UPDATE: The state Department of Justice has moved a lawsuit over concealed carry class sizes to federal court.
Posted: 06/14/2013 - A new memo from the nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau explains that the $150 per-student spending increase that's part of the state budget would amount to a $100 bump in the first year.
Updated: 06/13/2013 - UPDATE: Gov. Scott Walker refuses to say why he withdrew the nomination of a University of Wisconsin-Platteville student to the Board of Regents.
Posted: 06/13/2013 - Veterans groups want the state Legislature to undo proposed limits on a popular property tax credit for disabled veterans and their spouses.
Posted: 06/13/2013 - The State Bar of Wisconsin will soon have a new president.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - UPDATE: The Assembly has passed a bill that would double the amount people could donate to political campaigns and also allow for online registration.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - Well-known Wisconsin wrestlers are joining with state lawmakers in supporting a resolution calling for wrestling to remain an Olympic event.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - UPDATE: The state Assembly has passed a bill making changes to the state's lemon law which covers when consumers can sue auto manufacturers.
Updated: 07/12/2013 - The head of an American Indian tribe is urging nonviolent opposition to the possible opening of an iron ore mine near their reservation in northern Wisconsin.
Posted: 06/12/2013 - A new study estimates changes Republican lawmakers made to Gov. Scott Walker's executive budget will result in a half-billion dollar deficit going into the next two-year spending plan.
Updated: 06/11/2013 - Gov. Scott Walker says he's comfortable with the slow expansion of the school voucher program, and he also remains supportive of an agreement that he and Republican lawmakers reached about its growth.
Posted: 06/11/2013 - Gov. Scott Walker says he hopes to sign the state budget into law before July 1.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - UPDATE: Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that offers wounded veterans discounts on hunting and fishing licenses.
Posted: 06/11/2013 - Assembly Speaker Robin Vos is no fan of using state taxpayer money to pay for a new Milwaukee sports stadium.
Posted: 06/11/2013 - UPDATE: Six health groups have united against a provision in the Wisconsin state budget that would prohibit local communities from banning sugary foods and drinks.
Posted: 06/06/2013 - The state Assembly has passed a bill that would invest millions of dollars in state and private money in Wisconsin startups.
Posted: 06/06/2013 - UPDATE: The private school voucher expansion deal may run into some problems among Republicans in the state Senate.
Posted: 06/06/2013 - UPDATE: A conservative radio talk show host and a moderate Republican state senator are both bashing a move to quash an investigative journalism center on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Updated: 06/07/2013 - UPDATE: The regents of the University of Wisconsin System have approved a proposal that could eventually lead to pay raises for all UW System employees.
Posted: 06/04/2013 - Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says he's not worried about support for the state budget among Republicans in the Assembly.
Posted: 06/05/2013 - UPDATE: Republican legislative leaders say they have reached agreement on public school funding, expanding private school vouchers and cutting income taxes.
Posted: 06/03/2013 - A nonpartisan analysis of a Republican-backed income tax cut plan in the Legislature shows the majority of the benefits would go to those earning more than $100,000 a year.
Updated: 06/03/2013 - UPDATE: Republican budget committee co-chair Rep. John Nygren says the framework for a deal on the three largest remaining undecided items in the state budget is in place, but "we're not there yet."
Posted: 06/03/2013 - UPDATE: Representatives from Wisconsin's public transit systems are urging state lawmakers to keep the recently approved mass transit funding increase in the next state budget.