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Walker tells lawmakers to 'get it done' on roads funding

As division continues to sow publicly among Assembly Republicans over transportation funding, Gov. Walker called on lawmakers to “get it done” during a stop at a highway construction site in Fox Crossing Thursday.  18 more words

Trump's broken promise on protecting the Great Lakes

As signaled in March, Trump’s budget eliminates funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, which has provided $2.2 billion since 2010. This is not feel-good funding; the programs are necessary to sustain the health of the lakes, a national treasure and resource on which millions of people rely for jobs, recreation and drinking water. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Budget panel keeps UW diversity training in budget

State Sen. Steve Nass (R-Whitewater) wanted to prohibit diversity training for UW students, faculty, and staff but the budget panel refused to take up the motion. 27 more words

Response to Proposed Trump Administration Budget at ATNI Mid Year Conference

PBS story here.

Kevin Washburn’s piece in ICT here. Additional links from Washburn here.