Walker offers new budget, pledges to cut taxes; Chancellor praises budget; State school head says plan hurts struggling schools; more briefs
February 21, 2013 at 4:17 am in Hudson Star-Observer
Gov. Scott Walker highlighted his desire to cut taxes when he spoke to lawmakers last night about his proposed two-year state budget. The biennial package would increase UW funding by $180 million, and interim Madison Chancellor David Ward calls it the best budget in years for the university.