Residents of 12 states–Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Wisconsin–will have a happier 2015 thanks to lower tax bills, the Washington Times reported Monday.
Gov. Scott Walker won reelection in Wisconsin over his challenger Mary Burke.
Scott Walker’s Democratic opponent in the upcoming Wisconsin Gubernatorial election used a handwritten self help note while being interviewed by Mother Jones.
The jobs plan from Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke plagiarizes significant portions from three different former Democratic candidates for the same office.
Democratic candidate for Wisconsin governor Mary Burke took a two-year break from her career for a “snowboarding sabbatical” and a decade later expressed doubts that she ever wanted to have a full-time job again.
Public sector employees are fleeing Wisconsin unions due to Gov. Scott Walker’s labor reforms.
Lawmakers discussed on Sunday the packed 2014 legislative agenda and focused on the immediate extension of federal unemployment benefits.
“It’s good for the economy,” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) said. “It’s good for the country. Every one of these people that are long-term unemployed, they spend the money. They don’t put it in the bank. It helps small business. That’s why small businesses favor this … they know it’s good for the economy.”