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Explain It To Me: State agencies submit 2023-2025 budget requests

Explain It To Me: State agencies submit 2023-2025 budget requests

Context from IRG’s Director of State Budget and Government Reform, Alex Ignatowski: What happened? Last week, Gov. Evers’ state agencies submitted their 2023- 2025 budget requests, officially kicking off the state budget process which goes ...
3 Questions With: Jessi Ebben, Public Relations Professional

3 Questions With: Jessi Ebben, Public Relations Professional

1. What is the number one challenge facing Wisconsin today and why? Big government is the main challenge facing Wisconsinites today. Overreaching government and the regulatory state create extensive issues, including overspending taxpayer ...
Education Watch: Why Does Wisconsin Have So Few Charter Schools?

Education Watch: Why Does Wisconsin Have So Few Charter Schools?

From the Stevens Point Journal: “[Central Sands Community High School] now houses a digital arts lab, science lab, fiber optics room, mediation room, music room and a large room dedicated to woodworking and other arts students may request… ...