Democrats pushing bills to allow it
"A lot of student loans are already refinanced by the federal government."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
Depends on if you're counting noses or dollars
The University of Wisconsin System "is larger than any business in the state of Wisconsin."
Many factors at work
Since Republicans took over after the 2010 election, "the graduation rate in Wisconsin has gone from 86 percent to 88 percent. The black graduation rate has gone from 60 percent to 65 percent. The Latino graduation rate has gone from 65 percent to 71 percent."
Still a big GAAP gap
"We’ve used (generally accepted accounting principles) here in this building the last two years."
Not the leader, but up there
Wisconsin has "one of the most progressive tax codes in the country."
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