It’s been going on for six years
"In the city of Milwaukee, we’ve still got a mayor and a police chief who are furloughing police officers at a time when we have violence all across the city."
— PolitiFact Wisconsin
In the broadest sense, yes
"The nine-day deer hunt contributes more than $1.3 billion in revenue to the state of Wisconsin."
Some gas in this tank
"Minnesota, Michigan, Iowa already have 70 mph" speed limits on rural interstates, and "we see that they’ve been able to do it safely."
Study makes no such claim
A study of private bail bond systems "showed that Wisconsin has a higher no-show rate than other states" of defendants skipping court appearances.
"In 2012, 1 in 4 Wisconsin schools had a subpar score on the Department of Public Instruction’s recent report cards" and are "failing" the children they serve.
State leans heavily on middle class
When it comes to income taxes, Wisconsin is "one of the best places in the country to be poor" but "top 4 or 5 worst" for middle-income earners.
Lots of complaints but no firm evidence
Voter fraud provided "a portion" of the margin of victory of Democrat John Lehman over Republican Sen. Van Wanggaard in a state Senate recall election.
Actually, state law specifies what reasons are grounds for dismissal
Milwaukee’s police chief can fire officers "for basically no cause."
The lawmaker’s numbers may be close, but economic experts say the cause-and-effect link is weak
Right-to-work states "have higher rates of income growth."
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