Monthly Archives: February 2015

A brief look at state borrowing

Governor Walker (R) is requesting to borrow about $1.3 billion for transportation over the next two years. A look at borrowing authorizations in past budgets puts this figure in perspective. Total bonding authorizations increased significantly over the past 15 years … Continue reading

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School revenues under state budget proposal

State school aid is the largest part of the state budget and probably the most watched. So, when Governor Scott Walker (R) unveiled his proposed 2015-17 budget, attention turned to K-12 education and funding for Wisconsin’s 424 public school districts. … Continue reading

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