In the Works rulings on the Walk-O-Meter
Will "get government out of the way of employers ... who will then help Wisconsin create 250,000 jobs by 2015, and as we create those new jobs, we will be able to add 10,000 new businesses.”
Governor Walker commits to property taxes on the typical homeowner in Wisconsin being lower in 2018, at the end of his second term than they were in 2010, the start of his first term.
Not support an increase in the state sales tax.
Continue to reduce the tax burden on working families and seniors every year he is in office.
Commit to increasing higher education grants so more students can afford college and target these investments in high demand fields of study for students who commit to staying in Wisconsin.
Work with the legislature to repay the raids from the Transportation Fund by the prior administration.
Protect the Transportation Fund from raids
“Every year we have a surplus, which we’ve had the last couple years, we’re going to continue to put that right back into the hands of the people who earned it, the hard-working taxpayers of this state.”
"My plan is if the people of the state of Wisconsin elect me on Nov. 4 is to be here for 4 years….it’s a position I’m committed to.”
Reduce income taxes so that they are lower in 2018 than they are today