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Dueling math: Evers administration says promised budget cuts delivered

But GOP lawmaker says cuts less than half of what was promised


June 02, 2020 by Richard Moore

The Evers administration has found ways to cut about $70 million from the state budget in the past month, the administration announced last week, but a Republican lawmaker says the percentage is less than half of what Gov. Tony Evers promised.

Overall, Wisconsin Department of Administration (DOA) secretary Joel Brennan said state agencies have identified $70 million in cost savings and budget reductions in state operations primarily funded through taxpayer dollars.

“These budge...

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