Public-employee unions spent $30 million in Wisconsin unsuccessfully trying to flip the state Senate to Democratic control.
Says Democratic state Sen. Jim Holperin "voted against a property tax freeze" in 2009 and then voted for a "$1.5 billion property tax hike."
Says state Rep. Sandy Pasch "did nothing to stop" people from scamming the Wisconsin Shares child-care subsidy program and voted against funding for fraud investigators.
A Waushara County school closed because of state budget cuts supported by Republican Wisconsin state Sen. Luther Olsen.
Says Democratic recall opponent Shelly Moore "opposes any limit on taxes."
The 2011-13 state budget "cuts overall funding for public schools by $1.6 billion"
Says state Senate recall challenger Sandy Pasch voted "to cut school aid by nearly $300 million."
The $290 million structural surplus in the 2011-’13 Wisconsin budget is not real because it is based on the assumption that Congress will reinstate the estate tax.
Says new GOP Wisconsin Assembly members "voted to take funding away from their public schools in their districts to give it to private Milwaukee voucher schools."
Says Gov. Scott Walker’s budget "includes tax breaks for corporations and the rich that will cost the state of Wisconsin taxpayers $2.3 billion over the next decade."
Says the 2011-13 state budget eliminates the structural deficit "for the first time in decades."
Says Wisconsin’s 2011-13 state budget contains "no fee increases"
"Protesters caused $7.5 million in damage to the Wisconsin State House"
On pay for fired Milwaukee police officers
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