Darling Sees Few Changes to Foxconn Bill

By James Wigderson, special to Media Trackers State Sen. Alberta Darling (R-River Hills), a co-chair of the Joint Finance Committee, said she does not think there will be substantial changes to the Foxconn bill that was passed by the state Assembly on Thursday. “I think the Assembly really dug into it and made sure that […]

Sen. Scott Fitzgerald, Image Credit: Wisconsin Election Watch

Fitzgerald: Senate Won’t “Fumble the Ball” on Foxconn

While it’s predictable that democrats would continue to find any issues they can within the Foxconn deal, Senate and Assembly Republicans now seem to be at odds with one another on the pace at which the bill is moving. In an interview conducted by Media Trackers Communications Director Jerry Bader, Senate Republican leader Scott Fitzgerald […]


Assembly Passes Legislation Rewriting Private Contracts, Increasing State Regulation

Only eight state representatives voted against a bill backed by some Republican legislative leaders that interferes with private business contracts and, critics say, could raise the cost of dental services in Wisconsin. At the request of the Wisconsin Dental Association, a powerful special interest lobby that lavished thousands of dollars on state lawmakers’ campaigns in […]