Tony Evers vetoes Republican tax-cut bill, GOP leaders vow to `redouble our efforts`

Gov. Tony Evers issued his first veto on Wednesday, rejecting a Republican proposal to fund a middle-class tax cut by tapping into the state`s budget reserves. 

Evers said he objects to passing a major fiscal policy item outside of the state budget process, which is set to begin next week when he introduces his two-year spending plan to the Legislature. He also objected to the bill`s reliance on the state`s budget reserves...

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Ken Notes: Try a tax incentive program based on new jobs and growth. I promise a person would rather make more dollars an hour that receive a small tax cut.



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