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VIDEO REPORT: Democrats, Others Call for Medicaid Expansion

Updated: 02/05/2013 - Democratic lawmakers and health care advocates are calling on Gov. Scott Walker and Republicans who control the Legislature to expand Medicaid coverage as allowed under the federal health care overhaul law.

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WEDC Head Asks for $200 Million in Pension Funds

Posted: 02/04/2013 - The board that oversees Wisconsin's pension funds has rejected a request from the head of Gov. Scott Walker's semi-private economic development agency to invest $200 million to help startup businesses.

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Democrats Unveil Jobs Plan, Hope GOP Will Support

Posted: 01/31/2013 - Legislative Democrats say they hope Republicans get behind a package of proposals Democrats say will create jobs quickly, close the skills gap and help the middle class.

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Interim WEDC CEO Named to Post

Posted: 01/29/2013 - Reed Hall can drop `interim' from his chief executive title at the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp.

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UPDATE: Wis. Assembly Passes Bill Publication Changes

Posted: 03/06/2013 - UPDATE: The state Assembly has passed a proposal that would strip the secretary of state of his duty to publish bills and transfer the task to the nonpartisan Legislative Reference Bureau.

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Report Shows Mining Supporters Gave More Money

Updated: 01/28/2013 - A new report finds that special interests that support easing regulations so a new iron ore mine can open in northern Wisconsin far outspent opponents.

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Wis. Lawmaker Wants to Charge for Redactions

Posted: 01/25/2013 - A state lawmaker is pushing a bill that would allow government entities to charge record requestors for time spent deleting confidential information.

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RNC Chair Priebus Re-Elected

Posted: 01/25/2013 - Reince Priebus has been elected to lead the Republican National Committee for another two years.

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UPDATE: Gas Tax Increase Proposal Approved

Updated: 01/23/2013 - UPDATE: Members of a bipartisan task force recommending a series of tax and fee increases to pay for the state's transportation needs says the Legislature and Gov. Scott Walker must take a serious look at its proposal.

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VIDEO REPORT: Wis. Dem Introduces Own Mining Bill

Updated: 01/22/2013 - UPDATE: A Senate Democrat has introduced his own legislation to rework the state's regulations as rival Republicans try to persuade a company to open a huge iron mine near Lake Superior.

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Walker Reveals Some New Details of Budget Plan

Posted: 01/22/2013 - Gov. Scott Walker is revealing more details about what his two-year spending plan for the state will look like, including the target size of an income tax cut and how aid to schools will be tied to performance.

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