Monthly Archives: December 2011

Medicaid spending up 50% since 2006-07

Total spending on the state’s Medicaid (MA) program rose from $5 billion in 2006-07 to $7.5 billion in 2010-11, an increase of 50% over four years. A recent audit of the state’s MA program found most (87%) of the increase … Continue reading

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24th. . . or 1st?

A new Small Business Survival Index released by the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council says Wisconsin has the 24th most friendly policy environment for entrepreneurship. The index accounts for a variety of factors including energy costs,┬ávarious tax rates (including the … Continue reading

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