The funds were diverted back in 2019 to help pay for border barriers as part of Trump’s national emergency declaration.
Wisconsin Dells city officials learned that federal COVID-19 funds from the American Rescue Plan can be used to fill some of the gap in lost premier resort tax money from last year’s shutdowns.
Expanding Wisconsin's federally-funded health care program for low-income individuals has been one of Evers' signature policy priorities.
"Our guideline is to get it out the door as soon as possible," Evers said of the federal funds.
On Thursday Democratic Gov. Tony Evers again shut down efforts by legislative Republicans to gain control over federal stimulus funds, over which the governor has sole discretion.
Assembly Speaker Robin Vos said last week a veto by Evers could result in yet another court battle between the Democratic governor and Republican state lawmakers.
The holes that the pandemic blew through the region's local government budgets will soon be overflowing with federal dollars.
The amount is the same as Evers' proposed increase in K-12 funding in his 2019-21 proposal.
Scott Walker wants to cut six employees previously paid for with federal funds, but commission disagrees.
The fact that Wisconsin taxpayers have missed out on hundreds of millions of dollars from the federal government as a part of the Affordable C…
There are 222 local fire departments in Wisconsin that will receive a total of $564,173 in grants this year for equipment, prevention and trai…
I write to voice Wisconsin Farmers Union’s support for the upcoming referendum in La Crosse County on accepting the federal funds for BadgerCare.
It has been a year since Gov. Walker and the conservative Legislature rejected billions in federal funds to fill in the holes in BadgerCare, a…
I want to follow up Mary Graziano’s well-written letter calling for Gov. Scott Walker to accept the federal funds that have been offered to ex…