republican proposal

MADISON, Wis. | Wisconsin Republicans to vote on weakening governor’s power

MADISON, Wis.  — Wisconsin Republicans, just weeks away from losing control of both the governor and attorney general’s offices, planned dramatic lame-duck votes Tuesday on a sweeping attempt to limit the powers of incoming Democrats, a move that opponents decried as a last-gasp power grab and attempt to invalidate the election. Another Republican proposal to … Continue reading MADISON, Wis. | Wisconsin Republicans to vote on weakening governor’s power

WASHINGTON | Debate on new tax cuts undercut by GOP election pressure

WASHINGTON  — House lawmakers on Thursday debated a Republican proposal to expand the new tax law by making permanent the individual tax cuts now set to expire in 2026. But the move is undercut by election pressures faced by GOP lawmakers from high-tax states where residents are hurt by the law’s limits on state and … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Debate on new tax cuts undercut by GOP election pressure