Issue Updates

2017 - 2019 State Budget

Where are we in the budget process?

The completion of the 2017-19 Wisconsin biennial budget remains in limbo. The new fiscal year started on July 1, and with no new budget, the state continues to operate under last fiscal year’s budget. The Joint Committee on Finance (JFC) last met on June 15, and has not set another meeting date to take up the final issue sets in the budget – including three big items: k-12 education, taxes and transportation.

Read our latest blog posts on the upcoming state budget.

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Last Update
Aug. 4, 2017

Status
Monitoring

2016 Election

Primary Electon: August 9, 2016

General Election: November 8, 2016

State offices to be elected include U.S. President, U.S. Senator, Representatives in Congress, State Senator (even-numbered districts), representatives to the Assembly (all districts).

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Last Update
Nov. 9, 2016

Status
Complete

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