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.
Nearly $33 million in Wisconsin FoodShare benefits were spent in other states during fiscal year 2010-11, according to an audit released today by the non-partisan Legislative Audit Bureau, including purchases in all 50 states and three U.S. territories.
The non-partisan Legislative Audit Bureau today released a report on the state’s Contract Sunshine Act, a law that was intended to shine a light on government contracts and spending. State agencies are required to report basic information on contracts, purchase orders and contract bids totaling $10,000 or more to the Government Accountability Board (GAB) for publication on a Web site.
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