Federal EPA Overreach Threatens Jobs, Family Budgets

A recent wave of federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations are receiving significant attention in Wisconsin and in states across the country, due to their potential impact on the everyday lives of residents and on economic development. These regulations may soon affect our gas and energy prices, our ability to use wood for home heating,…
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Legislature Begins Work On State Budget

The State Legislature’s budget writing committee, the Joint Committee on Finance, formally began its work on the Governor’s budget proposal this week with briefings from state agencies. While legislators have been meeting with budget experts, agency officials, and interested parties since the Governor submitted his recommendations in early February, the briefings held this week were…
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Wisconsin Continues Push For Income Tax Reciprocity

Reinstating the income tax reciprocity agreement continues to be a top issue on the minds of those that live in Wisconsin and work across the river. While there is a border between our two states, those that live in our area know that we operate as a region with economic and social ties to our…
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Harsdorf Statement On Governor’s Budget Address

“The Governor’s budget proposal provides us with a starting point that maintains our focus on tax relief, reforming government, and encouraging job growth. I am pleased to hear of additional investments for property tax relief and addressing the skills gap, which continue to be top priorities of residents and employers in northwest Wisconsin.” “While there…
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Harsdorf To Hold Listening Sessions

(State Capitol, Madison)… State Senator Sheila Harsdorf (R-River Falls) has announced her latest listening session schedule for residents of the 10th Senate District. Listening sessions are intended to provide citizens throughout the district with the opportunity to talk with Harsdorf about issues of interest to them, to ask questions and to share their ideas and…
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