State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
Earlier this week, I was sworn in to my second term as your Governor. I am excited and ready to continue our work together to move Wisconsin forward. Looking towards the future, we have a grand vision—a dream of freedom and prosperity for all who live here in this great state.
The State of Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau (LFB) provides a research bulletin titled, The Legislative Process in Wisconsin. The bulletin explains the legislative process and the method utilized to create Wisconsin state law. The Legislative Process in Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin State Controller’s Office released the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2014. The CAFR applies generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). The CAFR reports Wisconsin’s growth in gross domestic product since 2007 exceeds other Great Lakes state growth. The CAFR also reports Wisconsin’s per capita income growth exceeded the nation’s and region’s rate of growth. Current and prior CAFR.
Legislative Audit Bureau Releases Audit of Division of Workforce Development Initial Claims Processing for Unemployment Insurance
The Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau (LAB) released the Division of Workforce Development (DWD) Initial Claims Processing for Unemployment Insurance Audit. The LAB’s audit includes DWD’s initial claims for unemployment benefits, the appeals process for unemployment benefit decisions, and DWD’s efforts to recoup overpayments. LAB’s Audit.