The question of whether to take federal funding to expand BadgerCare is an important issue for Wisconsin voters and for counties. It makes a lot of sense for counties to put the question on the November ballot – to raise the visibility of the issue and to give voters a chance to weigh in on a very important matter of public policy.
|By: WI Budget Project Saturday July 12, 2014 6:05 pm|
|By: WI Budget Project Friday May 31, 2013 3:20 pm|
Conservative members of Wisconsin’s Joint Finance Committee (JFC) who support the Governor’s BadgerCare changes are in a tough spot. On the one hand, they don’t want to add funding to the budget, and would like to free up as much funding as possible for income tax cuts. On the other hand, they don’t want to take the enhanced Medicaid financing from the Affordable Care Act
|By: David Dayen Wednesday March 2, 2011 7:02 am|
The reality of Scott Walker’s two-year budget is setting in, and people have begun to connect the dots.